Wis.-Milwaukee 90, Niagara 73

Tone Boyle scored 27 points to lead four players in double

figures and Wisconsin-Milwaukee defeated Niagara 90-73 on Wednesday

night.

Tony Meier added 17 points, Ryan Allen 15 and Anthony Hill 12

for the Panthers (2-2), who led by as many as 21 points in the

second half.

Wisconsin-Milwaukee led 47-45 late in the first half, but scored

the final point before halftime and the first 10 of the second

half.

The Panthers held Niagara (0-1) to 27.6 percent shooting in the

second half (8 of 29) and outscored the Purple Eagles 42-28 in the

frame.

Wisconsin-Milwaukee shot 48.5 percent for the game (33 of 68),

won the battle of the boards 44-34 and scored 26 second-chance

points.

Kashief Edwards led Niagara with 22 points, and Antoine Mason

added 18. Ryan Allen chipped in 15 points and Anthony Hill had 12

for the Purple Eagles.