Scores

Final

Miami (OH) 68

(12-16, 8-6 MAC)

Ohio 70

(16-13, 6-8 MAC)

    7:00 PM ET, February 24, 2010

    Convocation Center, Athens, Ohio

    1 2 T
    M-OH 28 4068
    OHIO 22 4870

    Top Performers

    Miami (OH): K. Hayes 20 Pts, 2 Reb, 6 Ast, 1 Stl

    Ohio: D. Washington 25 Pts, 3 Reb, 2 Stl

    Ohio 70, Miami (Ohio) 68

    Associated Press

    ATHENS, Ohio -- Tommy Freeman hit a 3-pointer with 0.6 seconds left to give Ohio University a 70-68 victory over Miami (Ohio) on Wednesday night.

    DeVaughn Washington tied his career high with 25 points for the Bobcats (6-13, 6-8 Mid-American Conference) and Freeman scored 19 points, going 6-for-8 on 3-pointers.

    The RedHawks (12-16, 8-6), who led by as many as 10 points in the first half and 28-22 at halftime, had regained a 67-66 lead with 9 seconds left on a jumper by Kenny Hayes.

    Hayes scored 17 of his 20 points in the second half.

    Washington scored a layup and four free throws for Ohio, which had come back to lead 66-65 after trailing 64-59 with 1:53 left.

    Both teams shot well in the second half, with Ohio at 57.1 percent (16-for-28) and Miami at 63.6 percent (14-for-22). But the Bobcats were more effective on 3-pointers, going 5-for-8 in the second half to Miami's 1-for-5.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    M-OH
    OHIO
    Points 68 70
    FG Made-Attempted 26-50 (.520) 25-55 (.455)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-15 (.267) 6-13 (.462)
    FT Made-Attempted 12-13 (.923) 14-16 (.875)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 10 6

    2009-10 Season

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