Scores

Final

W Michigan 72

(9-3, 2-0 MAC)

N Illinois 69

(5-5, 1-1 MAC)

    6:05 PM ET, January 2, 2005

    NIU Convocation Center, Dekalb, Illinois

    1 2 T
    WMU 30 4272
    NIU 32 3769

    Top Performers

    Western Michigan: L. Rost 20 Pts, 8 Reb, 2 Ast, 3 Stl

    Northern Illinois: M. McKinney 19 Pts, 10 Reb, 5 Ast, 1 Stl

    Western Michigan Broncos
    STARTERSMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    L. Rost, F345-127-8282320
    J. Reitz, C192-52-401036
    R. Willis, G354-70-024518
    S. Bufford, F242-61-234045
    B. Reed, G378-167-12251226
    BENCHMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    S Laku241-30-011123
    A. Hershberger, F70-10-022030
    J. Bronson, F202-40-025014
    TOTALSFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    24-5417-26143091972
    44.4%65.4% 
    TEAM REBS: 6
    TURNOVERS: 11 (R Willis 2, B Reed 1, J Bronson 1, A Hershberger 2, L Rost 1, S Bufford 3, J Reitz 1)
    BLOCKED SHOTS: 0 ()
    STEALS: 7 (B Reed 1, L Rost 3, S Bufford 1, J Reitz 2)
    3-PT FGS: 7-18, .389 (R Willis 0-2, B Reed 3-8, S Laku 1-2, L Rost 3-6)
    Northern Illinois Huskies
    STARTERSMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    T. Peterson, F202-71-134126
    J. Byrd, F112-30-102024
    A. Maestranzi, G362-74-402318
    C. Sims, G191-31-222333
    M. McKinney, G356-155-68105219
    BENCHMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    F. Clair, G-F80-00-001100
    Z. Pancratz, G-F232-50-001136
    P. Paulsen, F205-73-3131316
    J. Hughes, C263-51-329037
    B. McKenzie, C20-00-000010
    TOTALSFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    23-5215-201634152069
    44.2%75.0% 
    TEAM REBS: 0
    TURNOVERS: 13 (B McKenzie 1, T Peterson 1, M McKinney 3, P Paulsen 2, F Clair 1, Z Pancratz 3, C Sims 2)
    BLOCKED SHOTS: 7 (J Byrd 2, J Hughes 3, T Peterson 2)
    STEALS: 8 (A Maestranzi 2, M McKinney 1, P Paulsen 1, Z Pancratz 2, C Sims 2)
    3-PT FGS: 8-20, .4 (T Peterson 1-3, A Maestranzi 0-4, M McKinney 2-3, P Paulsen 3-5, Z Pancratz 2-4, C Sims 0-1)

     Technicals: None
     Officials: Brett Wegenke, Sam Lickliter, Tim Fogarty
     Attendance: 2,201