Wisconsin-Milwaukee vs Illinois-Chicago

Milwaukee 72, Ill.-Chicago 61


CHICAGO (AP) - Kaylon Williams had 19 points and 10 assists as Milwaukee beat Illinois-Chicago 72-61 Thursday night to climb into a three-way tie for fourth place in the Horizon League.

The Panthers (18-12), who close out the regular season Saturday against last-place Loyola (Ill.), are tied with Detroit and Youngstown State for fourth place at 10-7 in the Horizon - one game-behind Butler and Cleveland State, who share second place at 11-6. The top two teams earn first-round byes in the conference tournament.

Tony Meier added 17 points and Ryan Allen had 11 for Milwaukee, which hit 14 of 25 3-pointers en route to its eighth straight victory over Chicago. Meier was 5 for 7 beyond the arc while Williams hit 4 of 7 3-pointers.

The Flames (8-20, 3-14) got 17 points from Marc Brown, 13 from Hayden Humes and 11 each from Gary Talton and Darrin Williams.

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Wisconsin-Milwaukee (18-12) «294372
Illinois-Chicago (8-20)322961

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Wisconsin-Milwaukee Panthers
J. Haarsma, F333-62-36039
T. Meier, F316-80-041217
P. Gulley, G403-80-03139
K. Williams, G375-155-5610019
R. Allen, G253-55-842411
R. Haggerty161-22-21115
K. Kelm141-30-00312
S. Boga30-10-00000
C. Wolf10-00-00000
Totals 22-4814-1832181472
Illinois-Chicago Flames
H. Humes, F375-82-252113
D. Williams, C295-101-130311
M. Brown, G365-92-250217
G. Talton, G324-112-238111
D. Barnes, G281-80-01223
G. Travis151-30-02222
P. Carter111-22-23034
S. Sutter80-20-01120
D. Tyler30-00-01100
R. Robinson10-00-00020
M. Bush00-10-00000
Totals 22-549-929161861
Horizon League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
N. Kentucky12-624-1187
Green Bay12-618-14158
Wright St.11-720-12115
Youngstown St.5-1313-21252
Clev. St.5-139-22260
Other games
DUKE 74 Final
Florida St 66
MRST 80 Final
Louisville 56 Final
Cincinnati 60
Wisc 66 Final
Iowa 67