Found December 19, 2013 on The Catch and Shoot:
Photo: Loyola Athletics Loyola Chicago (5-6) looked on track to extend its winning streak to three games, leading Northern Illinois (4-5) 29-14 early in the second half. But from that point, things quickly unraveled for the Ramblers. Jordan Threloff converted a layup and Travon Baker drilled a three-pointer a couple of minutes later to cut the lead to nine points. Aaron Armstead then caught fire, scoring 12 straight points for the Huskies in a five-minute stretch to pull his team within four points. With 6:54 remaining, Dontel Highsmith’s three-point play gave Northern Illinois its first lead since the opening possession, and Loyola never fully recovered. The Ramblers briefly regained the lead on Milton Doyle’s putback with 2:20 left, but the Huskies responded with a 6-0 run on a Darrell Bowie and-one and a Baker trey. After that, the Ramblers got no closer than three points, falling 55-49. The loss was their first at Gentile Arena this season. Loyola finished the game shooting 35.4...

N. Illinois rallies; beats Loyola of Chicago 55-49

Travon Baker scored 14 points as Northern Illinois overcame a 28-14 halftime deficit to beat Loyola of Chicago 55-49 Wednesday night. Darrell Bowie added 13 points and nine rebounds while Dontel Highsmith scored 10. Aaron Armstead chipped in 12 points off the bench. Northern Illinois (4-5) shot a frigid 23 percent in the first half and dug themselves a 14-point deficit. Loyola...

Loyola Chicago Set to Finish Homestand Against Northern Illinois

Photo: Loyola Athletics Loyola Chicago (5-5) will wrap up its home slate for 2013 against Northern Illinois tonight. The Ramblers, who are undefeated at home, are coming off a 12-point victory against the Campbell Camels. Northern Illinois (3-5) has had a tough start to the season, but the Huskies are much improved since finishing 5-25 last season. The Huskies, who are coming off...
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