YSU women lose at buzzer
HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. — Northern Kentucky’s Molly Glick hit a deep 3-pointer at the buzzer to hold off a rallying Youngstown State women’s basketball team Friday, 65-62. YSU (20-7, 12-4 Horizon League) trailed by 13 points with 11 minutes remaining, tying Northern Kentucky (8-17, 7-8) three times in the fourth quarter. Sarah Cash’s basket tied the game at 62 with 41.5 seconds left. Northern Kentucky had two offensive rebounds before Glick’s game winner, which snapped YSU’s three-game winning streak and bumped the Penguins back to third place. Cash tied her season high with 25 points as the Lordstown native was 11-of-14 from the floor and 3-of-5 from the foul line. Melinda Trimmer had nine of her 12 points in the fourth quarter to help the Penguins rally.
BUFFALO 80, KENT STATE 57: AMHERST, N.Y. — Nick Perkins scored a career-high 27 points and No. 25 Buffalo won its 24th consecutive home game. CJ Massinburg scored 18 for Buffalo (24-3, 12-2 Mid-American Conference) before the largest crowd in school history. The announced attendance was 6,688. Antonio Williams scored 17 before fouling out to lead Kent State (19-8, 8-6). Jaylin Walker scored 12 to up his career total to 1,692 and move into third place on the school list, ahead of Jimmy Hall (1,683).
IUPUI 67, Milwaukee 60: INDIANAPOLIS — Jaylen Minnett had 22 points and Camron Justice scored 15 for IUPUI (15-13, 7-8 Horizon League), which ended its four-game losing streak. Ahmed Ismail added 13 points. Evan Hall had three blocks for the home team. DeAndre Abram had 19 points and seven rebounds for the Panthers (9-19, 4-11), who have now lost eight consecutive games. Darius Roy added 18 points. Jake Wright had 12 points.
GREEN BAY 63, UIC 62: CHICAGO — Sandy Cohen III had 20 points and scored the go-ahead basket on a putback with a minute to go. Josh McNair had 16 points and nine rebounds for Green Bay (15-13, 9-6 Horizon League). Tank Hemphill added 10 rebounds and five assists. Tarkus Ferguson had 14 points and seven rebounds for the Flames (14-14, 8-7). Jordan Blount added 13 points and nine rebounds.