SE Missouri 64, Miami (Ohio) 57
Nick Niemczyk scored 14 of his 18 points in the second half and
Southeast Missouri State came back in the second half to beat Miami
of Ohio 64-57 on Saturday.
Marcus Brister added 10 points for Southeast Missouri (3-3), and
his basket with just under a minute to play extended the hosts’
lead to 57-53. Lucas Nutt made five free throws and Niemczyk had
two to wrap up the victory.
Miami (2-2) led 30-22 at halftime, shooting 46 percent in the
first half but just 32 percent after that to finish at 38 percent.
Julian Mavunga led Miami with 27 points, Jon Harris had 12 points
and Bill Edwards contributed 12 rebounds.