HORIZON LEAGUE Butler pulls out 68-65 win with late surge
Lewis Curry's tip-in with 14 seconds remaining gave the Bulldogs the lead.
CHICAGO -- Lewis Curry tipped in a missed shot with 14 seconds to go and Duane Lightfoot added a free throw to give Butler a 68-65 Horizon League win over Illinois-Chicago on Saturday.
Curry finished with 12 points for Butler (11-1).
Armond Williams had 13 points and seven rebounds for Illinois-Chicago (7-4, 1-1).
Earlier in the game, Butler's Darnell Archey broke the NCAA Division I record for consecutive free throws made, breaking the previous mark of 73 set by Villanova's Gary Buchanan.
Detroit Mercy 87, UW-Green Bay
DETROIT -- Elijah Warren scored a game-high 24 points to lead Detroit Mercy.
Matt Rohde's 20 points led five Green Bay (6-5, 1-1 Horizon League) players who scored in double-figures.
The Titans' (5-9, 0-3) Terrell Riggs and Willie Green had 18 and 12 points, respectively.
Wis.-Milwaukee 70, Cleveland St. 58
CLEVELAND -- Clay Tucker scored 21 points for Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
Dylan Page scored 12 points for the Panthers (11-3, 3-0), and Justin Lettenberger and Jason Frederick each scored 11.
Tahric Gosley scored 12 points to lead Cleveland State (6-8, 1-1).
WomenNo. 21 UW-Green Bay 86, Detroit 53
DETROIT -- Junior forward Tiffany Mor led four Phoenix players in double figures with 18 points and four rebounds for UW-Green Bay (11-2, 3-0 Horizon League).
Junior guard Lori Wild led the Titans (3-8, 1-1) with 16 points and four rebounds.
Butler 69, UIC 63
INDIANAPOLIS -- Butler held off a late UIC rally in the league opener for the Bulldogs.
Junior guard Lisa Pryor led the Bulldogs (3-8, 1-0) with 17 points and six assists.
Senior forward Jaysie Chambers had 14 points and 13 rebounds for UIC (7-6, 1-2).
Loyola 61, Wright State 57
DAYTON -- Loyola outscored Wright State 10-3 in the final five minutes to pull out a win over the Raiders.
Sophomore guard Ciara Henderson led the Ramblers (5-8, 3-0) with 15 points.
Sophomore guard Tiffany Webb led all scorers with 21 for Wright State (2-10, 0-2).
UW-Milwaukee 89, Cleveland State 73
MILWAUKEE -- Junior center Maria Viall led all scorers with 26 points to go along with eight rebounds for UW-Milwaukee (5-8, 1-2).
Sophomore guard Nikki Perkins scored a career-high 17 points to lead the Vikings (1-10, 0-2).