Wright St. 59, Wis.-Milwaukee 54
DAYTON, Ohio (AP)—Drew Burleson and DaShaun Wood each scored 17 points to lead Wright State to a 59-54 win over Wisconsin-Milwaukee on Thursday.
The score was tied at 24 at the half, but Wright State (10-10, 6-4 Horizon League) built up a 10-point advantage with 8:47 left.
The Panthers (16-5, 9-2) answered with a 13-4 run that cut the lead to 51-50 with just more than two minutes to go.
The Raiders built back out to an 8-point lead with 24 seconds left.
Jordan Pleiman had 11 points for Wright State and Scottie Wilson added 10 off the bench.
Adrian Tigert and Chris Hill each had 15 for Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Joah Tucker finished with 12.