Darling leads Wright State over Milwaukee 70-46
Sunday, February 12, 2012
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) -- Cole Darling scored 21 points and Wright State pulled away in the second half to beat Milwaukee 70-46 on Sunday.
The Raiders (12-15, 7-8 Horizon League) led 31-23 with 112 minutes gone in the second half before going on a 17-4 run. Darling scored on a tip-in with 11:46 remaining to put Wright State up 48-27.
The Raiders shot 68.2 percent in the second half (15 of 22), making all five of their 3-pointers.
Reggie Arceneaux, who was 3 of 3 from behind the arc, added 14 points for the Raiders. Vance Hall chipped in 13 and Julius Mays 12 as Wright State snapped a three-game losing streak and avenged a 58-38 loss to Milwaukee on Jan. 12.
The Raiders shot 57.1 percent (24 of 42), and went 7 of 10 from 3-point range in the game.
Shaquille Boga and Tony Meier scored 10 points each for Milwaukee (15-12, 8-7).