Bowling Green vs Miami (Ohio)

Miami (Ohio) hangs on against Bowling Green 55-52


OXFORD, Ohio (AP) Willie Moore and Will Felder scored 11 points apiece as Miami (Ohio) built a big lead and held on at the end to drop Bowling Green 55-52 on Sunday.

Miami (10-15, 6-8 Mid-American Conference) scored 15 straight early in the game, including seven from Moore, and led 35-25 at the break.

Bowling Green (11-16, 5-9) chipped away the entire second half, cutting its deficit to one at 53-52 on Richaun Holmes' jumper with 1:47 left. But Geovonie McKnight and Moore both made 1 of 2 free throws inside 29 seconds and Bowling Green missed its last two shots to fall short at the end.

Miami was just 4 of 14 from beyond the arc, but Bowling Green was worse - just 2 of 13.

Spencer Parker led Bowling Green with 18 points on 8 of 11 shooting. Cameron Black gathered 10 rebounds to go with eight points.

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EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
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C. Michigan10-817-16155
N. Illinois9-921-12136
E. Michigan9-918-15113
W. Michigan7-1113-19203
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