Scores

Final OT

UIC 71

(2-5, 0-2 Horizon)

Milwaukee 73

(7-1, 2-0 Horizon)

    2:00 PM ET, December 3, 2011

    US Cellular Arena, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

    1 2 OT T
    UIC 19 40 1271
    MILW 25 34 1473

    Top Performers

    Illinois-Chicago: G. Talton 18 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Blk

    Milwaukee: K. Kelm 18 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

    Milwaukee 73, Ill.-Chicago 71

    Associated Press

    MILWAUKEE -- Kyle Kelm scored 18 points and Milwaukee edged Illinois-Chicago 73-71 in overtime Saturday for its best start since 1992-93.

    James Haarsma added 14 points and Kaylon Williams 13 points and five assists for the Panthers (7-1, 2-0 Horizon). Ryan Allen had nine rebounds.

    After the Flames (2-5, 0-2) took their only lead when Paris Carter's two free throws made it 59-58 with 20 seconds left. Williams forced overtime with a foul shot with 8 seconds left.

    The Panthers never trailed in overtime.

    Gary Talton led UIC with 18 points. Carter hit 14 and Darrin Williams 10.

    Milwaukee was ahead 51-40 with just 4:45 to play, but the Flames' 12-3 run trimmed it to 54-52 with 2:05 left.

    Allen put the Panthers up 58-53 with 45 seconds to go before Carter and Talton scored and Carter hit his free throws to give Illinois-Chicago the lead.

    Then Williams forced overtime.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UIC
    MILW
    Points 71 73
    FG Made-Attempted 26-67 (.388) 24-55 (.436)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-15 (.200) 6-21 (.286)
    FT Made-Attempted 16-23 (.696) 19-33 (.576)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 27 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 1 11

    2011-12 Season

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