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West. Michigan has strong 2nd half, beats Saint Louis 65-51

ST. LOUIS (AP) Thomas Wilder had 16 points and Bryce Moore added 14 as Western Michigan ran away from Saint Louis in the second half for a 65-51 win on Tuesday night.

Wilder, who had his 26th straight game with at least 10 points, had 10 points in the second half. He also finished with three assists, two steals and one blocked shot. Moore was 5 of 6 from the floor, making four from beyond the arc. Brandon Johnson added 10 points for the Broncos (4-3), who have won three of their last four games.

Western Michigan held a slim 23-22 halftime advantage. Saint Louis took an early lead in the second period before Moore drilled a 3 to start a 15-5 run. The Broncos led 50-37 with 7:37 left and coasted to the win.

Javon Bess led the Billikens (3-3), who have dropped three straight, with 14 points.

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Key Players
T. Wilder
J. Goodwin
30.0 Min. Per Game 30.0
4.0 Pts. Per Game 4.0
6.0 Ast. Per Game 6.0
3.0 Reb. Per Game 3.0
48.3 Field Goal % 36.4
28.6 Three Point % 16.7
78.7 Free Throw % 0.0
  Shot clock violation turnover on Western Michigan 2.0
  Defensive rebound by Josh Davis 33.0
  Aaron Hines missed 3-pt. jump shot 35.0
+ 2 Brandon Johnson made tip-in 49.0
  Offensive rebound by Brandon Johnson 50.0
  Drake Lamont missed 2nd of 2 free throws 50.0
+ 1 Drake Lamont made 1st of 2 free throws 50.0
  Personal foul on Jalen Johnson 50.0
  Defensive rebound by Bryce Moore 1:01
  Jalen Johnson missed free throw 1:01
  Personal foul on Bryce Moore 1:01
Team Stats
Points 65 51
Field Goals 23-55 (41.8%) 18-50 (36.0%)
3-Pointers 8-21 (38.1%) 3-15 (20.0%)
Free Throws 11-12 (91.7%) 12-20 (60.0%)
Total Rebounds 40 28
Offensive 10 7
Defensive 26 18
Team 4 3
Assists 16 10
Steals 8 6
Blocks 2 4
Turnovers 16 13
Fouls 19 14
Technicals 0 0
16 PTS, 2 REB, 3 AST
14 PTS, 5 REB, 2 AST
12T
away team logo W. Michigan 4-3 234265
home team logo Saint Louis 3-3 222951
Team Stats
away team logo W. Michigan 4-3 70.2 PPG 40.8 RPG 11.7 APG
home team logo Saint Louis 3-3 66.6 PPG 42.6 RPG 12.8 APG
Key Players
00
T. Wilder G PPG RPG APG FG%
3
J. Bess G/F 15.3 PPG 6.8 RPG 1.8 APG 39.4 FG%
Top Scorers
T. Wilder G 16 PTS 2 REB 3 AST
J. Bess G/F 14 PTS 5 REB 2 AST
41.8 FG% 36.0
38.1 3PT FG% 20.0
91.7 FT% 60.0
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
T. Wilder 16 2 3 5/13 2/7 4/4 2 32 2 1 5 0 2
B. Moore 14 4 4 5/6 4/5 0/0 4 30 2 0 0 0 4
B. Johnson 10 8 0 5/8 0/1 0/0 1 20 1 0 1 3 5
J. Davis 9 13 1 3/9 1/3 2/2 4 36 0 0 1 5 8
D. Lamont 7 7 5 2/6 0/0 3/4 2 35 0 1 1 2 5
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
T. Wilder 16 2 3 5/13 2/7 4/4 2 32 2 1 5 0 2
B. Moore 14 4 4 5/6 4/5 0/0 4 30 2 0 0 0 4
B. Johnson 10 8 0 5/8 0/1 0/0 1 20 1 0 1 3 5
J. Davis 9 13 1 3/9 1/3 2/2 4 36 0 0 1 5 8
D. Lamont 7 7 5 2/6 0/0 3/4 2 35 0 1 1 2 5
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
R. Jones 9 1 1 3/12 1/5 2/2 3 23 2 0 5 0 1
A. Ikongshul 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 5 0 0 1 0 0
J. Printy 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
J. Randall 0 0 1 0/1 0/0 0/0 0 7 1 0 1 0 0
M. Flowers 0 1 1 0/0 0/0 0/0 3 9 0 0 1 0 1
S. Dugan - - - - - - - - - - - - -
R. Wade - - - - - - - - - - - - -
M. Omili - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T. Clifford - - - - - - - - - - - - -
K. McDermed - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Whitens - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 65 36 16 23/55 8/21 11/12 19 200 8 2 16 10 26
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
J. Bess 14 5 2 4/8 0/0 6/6 3 36 1 1 2 3 2
J. Goodwin 13 7 1 6/10 1/2 0/0 4 30 3 0 2 1 6
J. Johnson 10 4 1 4/9 2/6 0/1 1 29 0 1 1 0 4
D. Roby 6 3 3 1/8 0/4 4/6 1 36 0 0 2 1 2
H. French 1 5 1 0/5 0/0 1/2 1 26 1 2 3 2 3
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
J. Bess 14 5 2 4/8 0/0 6/6 3 36 1 1 2 3 2
J. Goodwin 13 7 1 6/10 1/2 0/0 4 30 3 0 2 1 6
J. Johnson 10 4 1 4/9 2/6 0/1 1 29 0 1 1 0 4
D. Roby 6 3 3 1/8 0/4 4/6 1 36 0 0 2 1 2
H. French 1 5 1 0/5 0/0 1/2 1 26 1 2 3 2 3
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
A. Hines 5 0 1 2/8 0/3 1/2 1 21 0 0 2 0 0
D. Foreman 2 1 1 1/2 0/0 0/3 3 16 1 0 1 0 1
R. Anthony 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0
A. Henriquez - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Bishop - - - - - - - - - - - - -
E. Welmer - - - - - - - - - - - - -
M. Psimitis - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 51 25 10 18/50 3/15 12/20 14 200 6 4 13 7 18