Milwaukee 80, N. Illinois 73
Paris Gulley scored 21 points to lead Milwaukee over Northern
Illinois in an 80-73 overtime win Friday night, snapping a
five-game losing streak.
Jordan Aaron had a double-double with 14 points and 11 assists.
Kyle Kelm scored 15 points, and James Haarsma had 14 points.
Haarsma and Thierno Niang each had a team-high seven rebounds.
Milwaukee (3-6) led 37-28 at halftime, but at the 7:17 mark in
the second half, the Huskies led 62-58, but Milwaukee scored seven
With 39 seconds remaining in the game, Haarsma made one of two
free throws, giving Milwaukee a 68-66 lead. Askel Bolin made a
layup for Northern Illinois, tying the game at 68. Milwaukee
outscored the Huskies 12-5 during OT.
Akeem Springs led the Huskies (2-6) with 21 points and nine
rebounds. Abdel Nader had 17 and Sam Mader 10. Nader fouled out
with 39.4 remaining in regulation.