NCAA Basketball

Miami (OH) RedHawks (11-21)


Tue. 2/21 Sat. 2/25 Tue. 2/28 Fri. 3/3 Mon. 3/6
vs. Ohio 
L 62-79
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vs. BGSU 
L 54-70
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@ Akron 
W 79-75
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@ Ohio 
L 55-69
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@ WestMi 
L 61-65
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W. Michigan fends off Miami (Ohio) 65-61 to advance

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) Tucker Haymond scored 16 points, Thomas Wilder had 15 points and nine rebounds and Reggie Jones had 13 points and eight rebounds and Western Michigan beat Miami (Ohio) 65-61 in the first round of the Mid-American Conference Tournament Monday night.

Western Michigan (16-15) advanced to play Ball State (20-11) on Thursday. The Broncos have won nine straight and 10 of their last 11.

Miami (11-21) led 35-28 at halftime and had its last lead of the game at 49-48 with 9:44 remaining on Logan McLane's layup.

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Leaders
Points: M. Weathers16.7
Rebounds: L. McLane6.5
Assists: M. Weathers4.8
FG%: M. Weathers43.1%
FT%: M. Weathers77.7%
3P%: J. Wright35.1%
Steals: M. Weathers1.9
Blocks: M. Weathers1.4
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova32-4
2 Gonzaga36-1
3 Kansas31-5
4 Arizona32-5
5 Kentucky32-6
6 North Carolina31-7
7 Duke28-9
8 UCLA31-5
9 Oregon33-5
10 Louisville25-9
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova32-4
2 Gonzaga36-1
3 Kansas31-5
4 Arizona32-5
5 Kentucky32-6
6 UCLA31-5
7 Duke28-9
8 North Carolina31-7
9 Oregon33-5
10 Louisville25-9
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Mid-American Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
East
Akron 14-4 27-9
Ohio 11-7 20-11
Buffalo 11-7 17-15
Kent State 10-8 22-14
Bowling Green 7-11 13-19
Miami (OH) 4-14 11-21
West
Ball State 11-7 21-13
Western Michigan 11-7 16-16
Toledo 9-9 17-17
Eastern Michigan 7-11 16-17
Northern Illinois 7-11 15-17
Central Michigan 6-12 16-16
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 70.3 (244)
Rebounds: 9.3 (265)
Assists: 11.4 (301)
FG%: 43.4% (238)
FT%: 69.1% (210)
3P%: 30.8% (332)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 74.5 (230)
Rebounds: 24.8 (221)
Assists: 12.3 (102)
FG%: 43.2% (145)
FT%: 73.5% (323)
3P%: 34.7% (170)
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