Scores

Final

Cent Michigan 36

(1-5, 0-1 MAC)

Dayton 61

(6-2, 5-0 home)

    7:00 PM ET, December 7, 2005

    University of Dayton Arena, Dayton, Ohio

    1 2 T
    CMU 16 2036
    DAY 23 3861

    Top Performers

    Central Michigan: G. Watson 9 Pts, 3 Reb, 4 Ast

    Dayton: B. Roberts 18 Pts, 4 Reb, 3 Ast

    Dayton 61, Central Michigan 36

    DAYTON, Ohio (AP) -- Brian Roberts scored 15 of his 18 points in the second half to help Dayton pull away from Central Michigan in a 61-36 victory on Wednesday night.

    Monty Scott added 15 points and Charles Little had 10 off the bench for the Flyers (6-2). Dayton, ahead by only seven points at halftime, outscored Central Michigan 38-20 in the second half.

    Giordan Watson led the Chippewas (1-5) with nine points.

    Leading only 32-28 with 12:35 to play, Dayton scored 21 of 27 points over the next eight minutes to open a 19-point advantage. Roberts scored eight during the surge on two 3-pointers and a dunk.

    After making only 9 of 25 shots (36 percent) from the floor in the first half, Dayton went 14-of-23 (60.9 percent) after halftime.

    Central Michigan was held to 34.1 percent shooting and missed 11 of 12 attempts from 3-point range.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CMU
    DAY
    Points 36 61
    FG Made-Attempted 15-44 (.341) 23-48 (.479)
    3P Made-Attempted 1-12 (.083) 7-19 (.368)
    FT Made-Attempted 5-19 (.263) 8-14 (.571)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 25

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