BOWLING GREEN, Ohio -- Nate Miller scored 21 points and had 13 rebounds as Bowling Green pulled to a 68-61 home win over Western Michigan on Wednesday night.
The Broncos (7-14, 4-4 Mid-American Conference) kept it close early in the game, but Bowling Green went on an 11-1 run, holding Western Michigan to just one free throw over more than eight minutes. Miller started the run at 11:16 with a jumper and a rebound. He ended it with a 3-pointer, his only of the game.
The Falcons (12-9, 5-3) went into the break ahead 35-26 and were up by as many as 12 in the second half.
The teams were nearly even on shooting from the field, but Bowling Green went 20-of-26 on free throws while the Broncos hit 11-of-19. Western Michigan scored on eight 3-pointers, twice as many as the Falcons.