Wright St. 61, Butler 55

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DAYTON, Ohio (AP)—Zach Williams scored 21 points and sparked a second-half rally to lead Wright State to a 61-55 victory over Butler on Monday night.

DaShaun Wood added 15 points and Zakee Boyd had 10 for the Raiders (11-12, 6-6 Horizon League).

Brandon Polk scored 22 points for Butler (9-12, 4-7). Brandon Crone added 14.

After shooting just 37 percent from the field in the first half, which left the score tied at 25 at halftime, Wright State shot 59 percent in the second half.

There were seven ties and three lead changes in the second half, and the Raiders needed a short jumper by Williams with 45 seconds left to go ahead for good. Boyd hit all four free throws after that.

Butler was 9-of-10 at the line, while Wright State hit 14-of-18.

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Top Performers

 Top Performers
 Butler
A. Sheets A. Sheets
3-9,  9 Pts
3 Rebs, 5 Assists
 Wright St.
Z. Williams Z. Williams
9-12,  21 Pts
4 Rebs, 3 Assists

Team Stat Leaders

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Rebounds
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