Ohio - Matt Tiby and Akeem Springs combined for 43 points as
Milwaukee recovered from a late Youngstown State run to win
82-74 on Saturday night.
(14-16, 9-7 Horizon) led 46-29 at the break after Youngstown
State shot just 28 percent. The Penguins improved to 43.6
percent in the second half, and a 16-2 run gave them the lead
for the first time in the contest, 69-67, with 5:19 remaining.
with a 3 to put Milwaukee back in front with 4:57 left, and the
Panthers clung to a narrow lead until 8-of-8 free throw shooting
in the final 2 minutes sealed it.
Tiby scored 22
points with 11 rebounds, Springs had 21 points, and Steve
McWhorter added 18 with seven assists.
scored the Penguins' final seven points, and finished with 17
points and 13 boards. Shawn Amiker scored 23 points for
Youngstown State (11-20, 2-14).