MILWAUKEE (AP) -Ricky Franklin scored 17 points and Anthony Hill 12 to lead Wisconsin-Milwaukee to a 68-43 exhibition victory over the Milwaukee School of Engineering Wednesday night.
Franklin had 14 points in the second half. Avery Smith and Tone Boyle added eight points apiece for NCAA Division I Milwaukee, which struggled at times to pull away from its Division III opponent.
Smith, who sat out last season for unspecified disciplinary reasons, averaged 15.5 points two seasons ago.
MSOE, which was playing a Division I opponent for the first time, was led by Andy Voigt with 12 points and Austin Meier with 11. It was also the first meeting ever between the two Milwaukee schools.
The Raiders pulled within 40-35 in the second half on a pair of free throws by Voigt with 13:27 left. But the Panthers scored the next nine points to lead 49-35.
The Panthers led at halftime 33-23.
pointer. His basket ignited a 9-1 lead and the Panthers never trailed. The closest the Raiders got in the game was four points at 5-1 and 11-7 in the first half.
Advertisement

NCAAB Headlines

NCAAB Top Stories

Thumbnail Oklahoma vs. Kansas Pick Now in the top ranking, will No. 1 Kansas be able to put on an impressive performance tonight when it hosts Oklahoma at 9PM...
Thumbnail Miami vs. Virginia Tech Pick Will No. 25 Miami go on the road and pick up a big win over Virginia Tech when the two meet up tonight at 9PM ET?
Thumbnail West Virginia vs. Baylor Pick Which team will pick up a win in a major Big 12 clash tonight when No. 9 Baylor hosts No. 12 West Virginia at...
Thumbnail UNC vs. Virginia Pick It’s a big matchup in the ACC tonight when No. 18 Virginiahosts No. 8 North Carolinaat 7PM ET. Who has the edge in this clash?
Thumbnail Georgia Tech vs. Notre Dame Pick Can No. 21 Notre Dame cover a double-digit spread at home when it hosts Georgia Tech tonight at 6:30PM ET?

NCAAB Team Pages