NCAA Game Summary - Miami-Ohio at Ohio University
(Saturday, February 8th)
Final Score: Ohio University 82, Miami-Ohio 75
Athens, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - Nick Kellogg led all scorers with 27 points and Travis Wilkins added 23 points off the bench, as the Ohio University Bobcats rallied for an 82-75 win over the Miami-Ohio RedHawks in a Mid- American Conference tilt at the Convocation Center.
Kellogg and Wilkins combined to knock down 10 of the Bobcats' (17-6, 7-3 MAC) 11 3-pointers for the game. Maurice Ndour also reached double figures with 14 points to go along with eight rebounds.
Will Felder (game-high nine rebounds) and Bill Edwards shared team-high scoring honors with 19 points apiece for the RedHawks (9-12, 5-5). Jaryd Eustace finished with 14 points off the bench in a losing effort.
Miami led by as many as 18 in the first half as it shot 7-of-10 from beyond the arc and made 12-of-13 free throws. The RedHawks took a 47-32 lead into the break.
However, Miami cooled off in the second stanza while Ohio heated up and shot 59.3 percent from the floor after halftime to overtake the lead. The Bobcats seized the momentum with a 17-5 run midway through the frame.
After torching the bottom of the net in the first half, the RedHawks shot just 1-of-8 from 3-point range in the second half.
02/08 18:15:43 ET