Roosevelt vs Northern Illinois

N. Illinois 72, Roosevelt 46


DEKALB, Ill. (AP) - Antone Christian scored 14 points and Northern Illinois held Roosevelt to just eight points in the second half to earn its first victory of the season with a 72-46 win Monday night.

Tim Toler added 12 points and Abdel Nader had 11 for the Huskies (1-11).

Trailing by five at the half, Northern Illinois outscored the Lakers 39-8 in the second half. Down 42-37, Christian scored the first five points of a 19-0 run that helped the Huskies take command of the game.

After Christian's 3-pointer tied it, Marquavese Ford's 3-pointer gave Northern Illinois its first lead of the evening.

Mark Tometich led the Lakers (4-9) with nine points.

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Roosevelt Lakers
B. Denson, F252-72-47016
T. Smith, F231-52-21044
T. York, G312-120-03234
M. Tometich, G243-51-23209
P. Tometich, G242-93-42148
J. Harks160-40-01010
O. Eneogwe121-41-11023
K. Miklasz112-31-21017
M. Cheshko101-10-01002
E. Vaughn100-60-02010
D. Jackson91-11-21113
T. Vazquez30-10-00000
C. O'Dwyer20-00-00000
Totals 15-5811-172661846
Northern Illinois Huskies
K. Gray, F183-51-39127
T. Toler, F184-113-451112
A. Bolin, G202-50-01115
Z. Miller, G190-00-01010
A. Nader, G165-70-043511
A. Christian214-84-440114
M. Ford214-60-033210
K. Gray212-42-66116
S. Berg201-30-02313
T. Nixon171-30-04102
T. Storm60-00-04000
J. Jackson31-10-11002
Totals 27-5310-1849141572

EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
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Miami (Ohio)4-1311-21301
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Ball St.10-721-13169
W. Michigan10-716-16174
E. Michigan7-1016-17175
N. Illinois7-1015-17239
C. Michigan6-1116-16216
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