Scores

Final

W Michigan 75

(12-9, 5-3 MAC)

Bowling Green 61

(11-12, 6-3 MAC)

    5:00 PM ET, February 5, 2011

    Anderson Arena, Bowling Green, Ohio

    1 2 T
    WMU 41 3475
    BGSU 25 3661

    Top Performers

    Western Michigan: J. Howard Jr. 20 Pts, 10 Reb

    Bowling Green: A. Calhoun 23 Pts, 7 Reb, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    W. Michigan 75, Bowling Green 61

    Associated Press

    BOWLING GREEN, Ohio -- Juwan Howard Jr. scored 20 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead Western Michigan over Bowling Green 75-61 on Saturday.

    The Broncos (12-9, 5-3 Mid-American Conference) scored 24 points off 12 turnovers in their 12th win in 13 games, and their third in a row over the Falcons (11-12, 6-3).

    Western Michigan shot 41 percent (25 of 61), but allowed 43.9-percent shooting by Bowling Green (25 of 57). The Broncos overcame the shooting difference by outrebounding the Falcons 44-25.

    Demetrius Ward added 15 points for Western Michigan, which led 60-55 with 3:50 left before going on a 7-4 run. Howard Jr.'s layup capped the spurt with 1:12 to play and the Broncos made all eight of their free throws the rest of the way to seal it.

    A'uston Scott scored 23 points to lead the Falcons, whose three-game winning streak ended.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    WMU
    BGSU
    Points 75 61
    FG Made-Attempted 25-61 (.410) 25-57 (.439)
    3P Made-Attempted 9-20 (.450) 4-12 (.333)
    FT Made-Attempted 16-17 (.941) 7-8 (.875)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 18 0

    2010-11 Season

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