Wis.-Milwaukee 82, Cleveland St. 75

Anthony Hill and Ja’Rob McCallum scored 14 points apiece as

Wisconsin-Milwaukee beat Cleveland State 82-75 Friday night in the

second round of the Horizon League tournament.

Ricky Franklin added 13, Ryan Haggerty 12, James Eayrs 11 and

Jason Haverkamp 10 for the fourth-seeded Panthers (20-13), who have

won seven of their last eight.

Wisconsin-Milwaukee will face top seed Butler (26-4) in the

semifinals Saturday.

Tim Kamczyc scored 20 to lead the fifth-seeded Vikings (21-12),

who won last year’s tournament. Norris Cole added 16, Jeremy

Montgomery 15 and Lance James 13.

Wisconsin-Milwaukee shot 55.3 percent (26 of 47) from the field

and 57.1 percent (8 of 14) from 3-point territory. The Panthers

never trailed.

Wisconsin-Milwaukee, which won its 20th game for the second time

in coach Rob Jeter’s five seasons, opened the tournament with a

73-67 victory over Illinois-Chicago.