MILWAUKEE (AP) Bryndan Matthews scored 20 points, Cody Carlson had a perfect night shooting and Division II Concordia-St. Paul used a scorching first half to stun Milwaukee 69-55 on Friday night.
Carlson finished with 18 points, making all seven of his shots with four 3-pointers for the Golden Bears (2-2). The Panthers (2-1) were coming off a 74-56 win over Iowa State.
The Golden Bears shocked Milwaukee with a 21-3 run to close the first half, including the last 14 points, to take a 47-25 lead. Carlson and Matthews had a pair of 3-pointers and eight points and Brandon McRoy had two free throws before hitting a 3 with two seconds left.
Concordia was 9 of 14 behind the arc (64 percent) and made 18 of 26 overall (69 percent), including seven in a row and 10 of their last 11. Matthews hit 7 of 8 shots and Carlson was 5 for 5, four from distance. The Panthers shot 28 percent (9 of 32), going 2 of 18 behind the arc, and missed their last seven shots.
The Golden Bears shot just 41 percent in the second half, going 1 of 6 behind the arc, and were 3 of 9 from the foul line but the Panthers hit just 3 of 15 3s (finishing 5 of 33) to shoot 31 percent.
August Haas had 13 points and Brock Stall added 12 for the Panthers.

NCAAB Top Stories

Thumbnail Portland State vs. Oregon Pick Will Oregon be able to cover a lofty spread at home when the Ducks take on Portland State tonight at 10PM ET?
Thumbnail Grand Canyon vs. Boise State Pick Will Boise State pick up another win at and cover at home when the Broncos take on Grand Canyon tonight at 9PM ET?
Thumbnail Houston vs. LSU Pick Will LSU pull off a minor upset at home when the Tigers play host to Houston tonight at 9PM ET?
Thumbnail Western Kentucky vs. Wisconsin Pick Can Wisconsin finally get back on track tonight when the Badgers play host to Western Kentucky at 8PM ET?
Thumbnail Villanova vs. Temple Pick Will No. 1 Villanova be able to live up to its new ranking when it goes on the road to face Temple tonight at 7PM ET?

NCAAB Headlines

NCAAB Team Pages