Scores

Final

W Illinois 67

(9-17, 3-8 Summit)

Denver 75

(14-12, 7-4 Summit)

    9:00 PM ET, February 20, 2014

    Magness Arena, Denver, Colorado

    1 2 T
    WIU 33 3467
    DEN 36 3975

    Top Performers

    Western Illinois: M. Ochereobia 14 Pts, 8 Reb, 1 Blk

    Denver: C. Udofia 21 Pts, 8 Reb, 7 Ast, 3 Blk

    Denver's late run tops Western Illinois 75-67

    Associated Press

    DENVER -- Chris Udofia scored 21 points, gathered eight rebounds and had seven assists and Denver used a 12-5 run late to top Western Illinois 75-67 on Thursday.

    With the teams tied at 62 and 4:08 left in the game, the Pioneers scored 10 of the next 14 points -- including five from Chris Udofia and a trey by Brett Olson -- then made 3 of 4 free throws inside of 46 seconds to escape with the win.

    Denver (14-12, 7-4) led by three at the half. The Pioneers shot 66 percent, including 9 of 14 from beyond the arc. Bryant Rucker had 17 points, Cam Griffin added 15 and Nate Engesser came off the bench for 11 points.

    Garret Covington led Western Illinois (9-17, 3-8 Summit) with 18 points. Michael Ochereobia had 14 points with eight boards, Jabari Sandifer added 13 and Adam Link chipped in 12.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    WIU
    DEN
    Points 67 75
    FG Made-Attempted 25-46 (.543) 25-38 (.658)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-17 (.412) 9-14 (.643)
    FT Made-Attempted 10-13 (.769) 16-25 (.640)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 16 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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