Loyola of Chicago defeats Wis.-Milwaukee 73-68 in overtime

Preview | Box Score | Recap

CHICAGO (AP)—Forward Leon Young had 21 points and 14 rebounds as Loyola of Chicago beat Wisconsin-Milwaukee 73-68 in overtime Saturday night.

Loyola (3-5, 1-1) took a 38-27 lead early in the second half, but the Panthers fought back, taking a 46-45 lead when Ricky Franklin converted a 3-point play with 4:36 left.

The Panthers (3-6, 0-2) expanded the lead to 54-50, but J.R. Blount hit four free throws and Tracy Robinson converted a tip-in with a second left to send the game into overtime at 56-56.

Young opened overtime with a 3-point play and the Ramblers never trailed after that.

Torre Johnson led Wisconsin-Milwaukee with 19 points, while Paige Paulsen added 17.

Blount had 20 points for Loyola and Robinson added 18.

Related Articles

Top Performers

 Top Performers
 Wis. Milwaukee
T. Johnson T. Johnson
7-17,  19 Pts
12 Rebs, 0 Assists
 Loyola Chicago
L. Young L. Young
7-12,  21 Pts
14 Rebs, 2 Assists

Team Stat Leaders


Top 25 Scoreboard

Saturday, Dec 8