Northern Kentucky 83, Wright State 79 / Final

Sat, February 4, 2017 7:00 pm (ET GMT)   Conference: Horizon  
Location: Ervin J. Nutter Center • Dayton, OH  
Norse (83)
Raiders (79)
Score by Half: Northern Kentucky 35-48 - 83   Wright State 39-40 - 79  
AP Game Recap

FAIRBORN, Ohio (AP) Drew McDonald had 20 points and seven rebounds and Jordan Garnett had a key 3-pointer late to help Northern Kentucky beat Wright State 83-79 on Saturday night.

Garnett's 3 made it 79-74 with 28 seconds left and McDonald hit all four of his free throws to help the Norse (15-9, 6-5 Horizon League) hold on from there. The Raiders (15-9, 6-5) closed within two points three different times in the final minute.

Cole Murray and Carson Williams added 14 points each and Dantez Walton scored 12 for Northern Kentucky, which has won three of four.

Mark Alstork had 27 points, Justin Mitchell scored 18 and Steven Davis 15 for Wright State.

The Raiders had an 8-3 run to close within 70-69 on Mitchell's free throw with 3:23 left. The teams traded baskets and then Murray and McDonald scored back-to-back baskets to push the lead to five.

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Matchup History
Season Series: Northern Kentucky, 3-0 Previous 3 Seasons: Northern Kentucky, 3-2 Since 2016: Northern Kentucky, 3-2

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MIN: Minutes, PTS: Points, FGM: Field Goals Made, FGA: Field Goals Attempted, FG%: Field Goal Percentage, 3FM: 3-Pt FG Made, 3FA: 3-Pt FG Attempted, 3FG%: 3-Pt FG Percentage, 2FM: 2-Pt Made, 2FA: 2-Pt FG Attempted, FTM: Free Throws Made, FTA: Free Throws Attempted, FT%: Free Throw Percentage, OREB: Offensive Rebounds, REB: Total Rebounds, AST: Assists, STL: Steals, BLK: Blocks, TO: Turnovers, PF: Points For, USG%: Usage Percentage (estimate of the percentage of team plays used by a player), Eff: Efficiency score

PTS: Points, Poss: Possessions, O-PPP: Points/Possession, Pace: Possessions per 40 Minutes, TS%: True Shooting (weights 3FG, 2FG, FT), eFG%: Effective Field Goal %, ORB%: Offensive Rebound %, DRB%: Defensive Rebound %, TOV%: Turnover %, FT/FGA: Free Throws/FG Attempts

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