NCAA Basketball

Northern Kentucky Norse (6-3)


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@ Nor 
W 72-61
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vs. EastIl 
W 80-70
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@ SEMO 
12:00 PM PT1:00 PM MT2:00 PM CT3:00 PM ET8:00 PM GMT4:00 PM 北京时间1:00 PM MST3:00 PM EST
vs. EastWa 
10:00 AM PT11:00 AM MT12:00 PM CT1:00 PM ET6:00 PM GMT2:00 PM 北京时间11:00 AM MST1:00 PM EST
@ WVU 
1:00 PM PT2:00 PM MT3:00 PM CT4:00 PM ET9:00 PM GMT5:00 PM 北京时间2:00 PM MST4:00 PM EST

Northern Kentucky beats Eastern Illinois 80-70

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. (AP) Lavone Holland II scored a career-high 28 points as Northern Kentucky beat Eastern Illinois 80-70 on Wednesday night.

Holland was 8 of 15 from the field - including six 3-pointers - and 6 of 10 from the line for the Norse (6-3) who have won three straight. Drew McDonald added 17 points, five rebounds and four assists and Carson Williams had 10 points and led the team with nine rebounds.

The Norse led by two at the break, but Eastern Illinois came back in the second period to tie it at 58 with 9:33 to play and took the lead, 63-62, on a layup by Demetrius McReynolds with 7:08 remaining. Northern Kentucky surged 14-2 after that - with Holland contributing two 3-pointers and three free throws - to take a 76-65 lead with 39 seconds left.

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Leaders
Points: D. McDonald20.1
Rebounds: D. McDonald8.2
Assists: L. Holland II3.9
FG%: D. McDonald54.2%
FT%: D. McDonald75.9%
3P%: L. Holland II43.5%
Steals: L. Holland II1.2
Blocks: J. Garrett0.7
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova9-0
2 UCLA9-0
3 Kansas8-1
4 Baylor8-0
5 Duke9-1
6 Kentucky8-1
7 North Carolina9-1
8 Gonzaga9-0
9 Indiana7-1
10 Creighton9-0
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova9-0
2 UCLA9-0
3 Kansas8-1
4 Duke9-1
5 North Carolina9-1
6 Baylor8-0
7 Kentucky8-1
8 Gonzaga9-0
9 Indiana7-1
10 Creighton9-0
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Horizon Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
Oakland 0-0 8-1
Valparaiso 0-0 7-2
Northern Kentucky 0-0 6-3
Wright State 0-0 6-4
Youngstown State 0-0 5-5
UIC 0-0 4-4
Green Bay 0-0 4-5
Milwaukee 0-0 4-5
Cleveland State 0-0 3-5
Detroit 0-0 1-8
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 76.9 (118)
Rebounds: 13.0 (69)
Assists: 14.2 (155)
FG%: 45.6% (132)
FT%: 64.0% (295)
3P%: 33.8% (215)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 69.7 (143)
Rebounds: 27.4 (86)
Assists: 9.6 (14)
FG%: 42.9% (172)
FT%: 67.1% (97)
3P%: 36.0% (240)
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