Loyola of Chicago vs Wisc-Milwaukee Final: 76-65 - Recap
Loyola of Chicago got 22 points and 12 rebounds from Ben Averkamp en route to a 76-65 victory over Wisc-Milwaukee on Wednesday at Joseph J. Gentile Center.
Loyola of Chicago won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 12-point spread.
Loyola of Chicago got 21 points from Jordan Hicks and another 16 points from Christian Thomas. Ben Averkamp contributed 4 assists, while Ben Averkamp cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Wisc-Milwaukee got 17 points from Jordan Aaron in a losing cause and another 17 points from Austin Arians. Jordan Aaron contributed 5 assists for them, while Demetrius Harris had 8 rebounds.
Loyola of Chicago hit the break trailing 33-32 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Loyola of Chicago as they grabbed 35 boards, while Wisc-Milwaukee only had 25.