Loyola (IL) vs. Wright State: Recap and Stats

Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse more stories
Loyola (IL) vs. Wright State: Recap and Stats
Loyola (IL) 59
(13-10, 6-5 away)
Wright State 62
(15-8, 9-3 home)
Venue: Nutter Center
7:00PM ET / 4:00PM PT, February 04, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Loyola (IL) 34 25 59
Wright State 22 40 62
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Loyola (IL) C Thomas 13 C Thomas 8 C Payne 5
Wright State C Darling 17 C Darling 6 K Griffin 7

Loyola (Chicago) let one slip to Wright State 62-59 in conference play on Monday, February 4th. Loyola (Chicago) held a 34-22 lead at the half, but Wright State fought back in the second half and got the win. The Ramblers stay winless against Wright State this season at 0-2. The Ramblers got 10 points from Cully Payne in minutes. Christian Thomas had 13 points and added eight rebounds. Cole Darling finished with a game-high 17 points and six rebounds for the Raiders. Loyola (Chicago) (13-10, 3-7 Horizon) travels to Youngstown State (13-9, 5-4 Horizon) on Thursday, February 7th.

Loyola (Chicago) Game Notes

  • Loyola (Chicago) started 13-10 during the 2010, 2009, and 1999 seasons (since 1996).
  • LCU beat the spread by 1.5 points. That makes the 10th time this season the Ramblers have beaten the spread.
  • The Ramblers have been unlucky 4 times this season in games decided by 5 or fewer points. Since 2007, Loyola (Chicago) is 25-23 in close games.
  • When the opposition shoots a three-point percentage of 41.2% or better this season, Loyola (Chicago) has lost 100% of the time (0-5).
  • When the opposition shoots a field goal percentage of 44.9% or better this season, Loyola (Chicago) has lost 90% of the time (1-9).
  • The Ramblers set season highs for three-point percentage (0.625) and turnovers (24).
  • The last time LCU had a three-point percentage of 62.5% or higher was Jan 10, 2009 against Youngstown State.
  • This is the 5th loss of the season where the Ramblers opponent came back to win after being down at halftime.
  • The top two scorers (Christian Thomas and Devon Turk) accounted for 40.6% of the points.
  • The top two rebounders (Christian Thomas and Jordan Hicks) accounted for 45.1% of the rebounds.
  • The bench recorded more points (33) than the starters (26).
  • Christian Thomas has led the team in scoring 4 times and in rebounding 9 times in 23 games this season.
  • This was the 1st foul out of the season for Ben Averkamp.
  • Christian Thomas has 8 straight double-digit point games.

Wright State Game Notes

  • The top two scorers (Cole Darling and Jerran Young) accounted for 45.1% of the points.
  • The top two rebounders (Cole Darling and Matt Vest) accounted for 43.4% of the rebounds.
  • The bench recorded more points (37) than the starters (25).
  • Cole Darling has led the team in scoring 6 times and in rebounding 7 times in 23 games this season.
  • Kendall Griffin set a career high with 7 assists.
  • Cole Darling has 3 straight double-digit point games.
  • Cole Darling set a career high with 4 steals.
  • This was the 1st foul out of the season for Jerran Young.
LCU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
BCully Payne271015203
BC. Thomas301380105
B-Devon Turk231150014
C+Matt O`Leary9411000
C+Jordan Hicks29561113
CBen Averkamp32833005
CJeff White23641002
DLondon Dokubo16010101
-Nick Osborne8000011
-Bill Clark3210000
WSU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
ACole Darling281760410
AKendall Griffin36827001
B+Jerran Young121120101
BMiles Dixon16812101
B-AJ Pacher15901001
C+Matt Vest19042200
CJT Yoho11320000
C-Joe Bramanti19610204
-Bobo Drummond5011101
DTavares Sledge11010000
FR. Arceneaux28011004

Out of Bounds

College Basketball

Subscribe Now

By signing up for our newsletter, you agree to our Terms and Privacy Policy.

Thanks for signing up.