Scores

Final

UIC 54

(9-2, 2-1 away)

W Illinois 70

(8-3, 2-0 Summit)

8:00 PM ET, December 18, 2012

Western Hall, Macomb, Illinois

1 2 T
UIC 27 2754
WIU 25 4570

Top Performers

Illinois-Chicago: J. Miller 15 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 3 Stl

Western Illinois: T. Parks 19 Pts, 11 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Blk

W. Illinois 70, Ill.-Chicago 54

Associated Press

MACOMB, Ill. -- Terrell Parks had 19 points and 11 rebounds and Ceola Clark added 14 points and eight assists to lead Western Illinois to a 70-54 victory against Illinois-Chicago on Tuesday night.

Jack Houpt scored 12 points for the Leathernecks (8-3), who took permanent control with a 12-0 run over a 4:17 stretch in the second half.

Joey Miller had 15 points and Josh Crittle 14 for the Flames (9-2), whose eight-game winning streak was snapped.

Five points by Parks and a 3-pointer by Ceola highlighted the 12 consecutive points Western Illinois used to pull away. Illinois-Chicago trailed by just two points before going scoreless in a stretch of 6:24 in which it went 0 for 5 from the floor with two turnovers.

A free throw by Parks made the score 48-34 with 9:49 remaining, and the Flames got no closer than nine the rest of the way.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
UIC
WIU
Points 54 70
FG Made-Attempted 17-47 (.362) 22-42 (.524)
3P Made-Attempted 4-15 (.267) 5-14 (.357)
FT Made-Attempted 16-22 (.727) 21-29 (.724)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 12 (0/0)
Largest Lead 11 18

2012-13 Season

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