Loyola of Chicago 92, Youngstown St. 85
Geoff McCammon scored 25 points, leading five Loyola of Chicago
players in double figures, and the Ramblers defeated Youngstown
State 92-85 in overtime Thursday night.
Courtney Stanley scored 18 points for Loyola (13-9, 4-8
Horizon). Marcus Thomas had 17 points, Ben Averkamp had 12 and Walt
Gibler 10, while Andy Polka had 10 rebounds to go with his eight
Ramblers starting forward Terrence Hill was ejected in the first
four minutes of the game for a hard foul.
Loyola shot 58 percent for the game, but had to overcome a
10-point Youngstown lead late in the first half. The Ramblers never
trailed in overtime.
Kelvin Bright had 22 points to lead six double-figure scorers
for the Penguins (8-14, 2-10). Martin Sirlester and Vytas Sulskis
had 12 points each, DeAndre Mays 11 and Vance Cooksey and Ashen
Ward 10 apiece.