MILWAUKEE -- Kyle Kelm scored 18 points and Milwaukee edged Illinois-Chicago 73-71 in overtime Saturday for its best start since 1992-93.
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.
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.
Former Kentucky guard Ed Davender, the only Wildcat with at least 1,500 points and 400 assists, has died. He was 49.
Guard Naz Mitrou-Long, whose 2015-16 season ended in December due to hip problems, has been granted a hardship waiver for the coming season, Iowa State said.
As the Sooners look to life without superstar Buddy Hield and his sidekicks, it's clear their unseasoned players will need to grow up fast.