Wisconsin-Milwaukee vs Northern Kentucky

Northern Kentucky uses 27-4 run to rally by Milwaukee 69-63

Associated Press
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HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. (AP) Lavone Holland II had 21 points, four assists and four steals, and Northern Kentucky used a big second-half run to beat Milwaukee 69-63 on Saturday.

Jeremiah Bell gave Milwaukee a 54-41 lead with 8:30 to go but Northern Kentucky went on a 27-4 run to take a 68-58 lead. Holland scored 14 points during the run in which six different NKU players scored.

Bell had a basket at the six-minute mark and UWM didn't score again until Cody Wichmann's 3 with 23 seconds left.

Drew McDonald added 13 points with six rebounds and Dantez Walton scored 11 for Northern Kentucky (17-9, 8-5 Horizon League).

Wichmann hit five 3-pointers and scored 19 points for Milwaukee (8-19, 4-10), which hit 9 of 24. Bell finished with 15 points.

UWM built a 29-17 lead in the first half before the Norse closed to 35-27 at the break.

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Wisconsin-Milwaukee (8-19)352863
Northern Kentucky (17-9) «274269

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Wisconsin-Milwaukee Panthers
B. Prahl, F273-32-28018
B. Stull, G373-100-05437
A. Haas, G331-40-04432
C. Wichmann, G306-112-311419
C. Harvey, G252-30-01006
J. Bell286-112-422415
B. Nze133-30-11146
B. Barnes70-10-01100
Totals 24-466-1026131963
 52.2%60% 
Northern Kentucky Norse
D. McDonald, F294-135-761213
C. Williams, F252-31-24115
J. Garnett, F212-30-02015
C. Murray, G362-50-03116
L. Holland II, G348-113-524021
D. Walton153-52-240511
M. Faulkner142-71-11135
B. Gillis110-31-23111
B. Maxwell91-10-20112
J. Garrett60-10-04000
Totals 24-5213-2131101569
 46.2%61.9% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
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Green Bay12-618-14158
Wright St.11-720-12115
Ill.-Chicago7-1117-19250
Detroit6-128-23288
Youngstown St.5-1313-21252
Clev. St.5-139-22260
Milwaukee4-1411-24258
 
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