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Ill.-Chicago 59, Roosevelt 42

Darrin Williams had 18 points and 12 rebounds to lead Illinois-Chicago to a 59-42 win over Roosevelt Wednesday night. Greg Travis scored 14 points and Daniel Barnes had 11 for the Flames (1-1), who were playing their home opener. They led 27-19 at halftime against the NAIA school. Paul Tometich led the Lakers (0-3) with 13 points. Elliott Vaughn had nine points and 10 rebounds...
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November 16, 2011  |  Discuss

Quincy 65, Ill.-Chicago 61

Courtney Belger had 14 points and a game-high nine rebounds and Quincy used a late 8-0 run to defeat Illinois-Chicago 65-61 on Saturday. The Division II Hawks (2-0) got 11 points apiece from Ricardo Carbajal and Austin Weber. Daniel Barnes led the Flames (1-2) with 17 points, and Gary Talton scored 13. The Hawks forged their largest lead at 29-18 late in the first half and led...
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November 19, 2011  |  Discuss

Ill.-Chicago 79, Evansville 75

Marc Brown scored 24 points and Illinois-Chicago held on to beat Evansville 79-75 Wednesday night. Brown hit all five of his 3-point tries and was 8 for 15 overall from the field. Hayden Humes had 18 points for the Flames (2-2) and Darrin Williams added 10. Brown, Humes and Williams each had six rebounds as UIC owned a 40-28 edge on the boards. Evansville (2-2) jumped to a 16-6...
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November 23, 2011  |  Discuss

Milwaukee 73, Ill.-Chicago 71

Kyle Kelm scored 18 points and Milwaukee edged Illinois-Chicago 73-71 in overtime Saturday for its best start since 1992-93. James Haarsma added 14 points and Kaylon Williams 13 points and five assists for the Panthers (7-1, 2-0 Horizon). Ryan Allen had nine rebounds. After the Flames (2-5, 0-2) took their only lead when Paris Carter's two free throws made it 59-58 with 20...
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December 03, 2011  |  Discuss

Ill.-Chicago 62, N. Illinois 55

Marc Brown scored 15 points Saturday to lead Illinois-Chicago to a 62-55 victory over winless Northern Illinois. Daniel Barnes added 12 points and Gary Talton 11 for the Flames (3-5), whose three-game losing streak ended. Hayden Humes grabbed 10 rebounds. Antone Christian and Keith Gray scored 11 apiece for the Huskies (0-8), who had been idle all week for finals. The Flames shot...
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December 10, 2011  |  Discuss

Ill.-Chicago 57, W. Illinois 56

Gary Talton's basket with 3.8 seconds to play gave Illinois-Chicago a 57-56 victory over Western Illinois Monday night. Talton scored the Flames' last eight points and finished with 15. Daniel Barnes scored a career-high 22 points for the Flames (4-7), who outscored Western Illinois 10-1 in the final 1:55. Darrin Williams added 13 points for UIC, which shot 55 percent in...
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December 19, 2011  |  Discuss

Detroit burned by Illinois-Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) -- Gary Talton scored a career-high 21 points, including all eight of his team's points during a seven-minute stretch of the second half, to lead Illinois-Chicago to a 63-59 victory Thursday over Detroit. Talton hit five free throws and a 3-pointer to help the Flames (5-8, 1-2 Horizon) keep pace and ultimately take a 60-57 lead with 3:12 remaining. Daniel Barnes...
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December 29, 2011  |  Discuss

Ill.-Chicago 63, Detroit 59

Gary Talton scored a career-high 21 points, including all eight of his team's points during a seven-minute stretch of the second half, to lead Illinois-Chicago to a 63-59 victory Thursday over Detroit. Talton hit five free throws and a 3-pointer to help the Flames (5-8, 1-2 Horizon) keep pace and ultimately take a 60-57 lead with 3:12 remaining. Daniel Barnes, who had 13 points...
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December 29, 2011  |  Discuss

Talton's career-high 21 leads UIC to victory

Gary Talton scored a career-high 21 points as Illinois-Chicago secured a 63-59 win over Detroit in Horizon League action at UIC Pavilion on Thursday night.
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December 30, 2011  |  Discuss

College basketball roundup: Detroit Mercy falls short vs. Illinois-Chicago

Gary Talton scored a career-high 21 points, including all eight of his team's points during a seven-minute stretch of the second half, to lead Illinois-Chicago to a 63-59 victory Thursday over Detroit Mercy.
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December 30, 2011  |  Discuss

UDM falls short vs. Illinois-Chicago

Gary Talton scored a career-high 21 points, including all eight of his team's points during a seven-minute stretch of the second half, to lead Illinois-Chicago to a 63-59 victory Thursday over Detroit Mercy.
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December 30, 2011  |  Discuss

Ill.-Chicago 58, Loyola of Chicago 51

Daniel Barnes had 18 points and Gary Talton scored 16 to lift Illinois-Chicago to a 58-51 victory over Loyola of Chicago on Saturday. All of Barnes' points came on 3-pointers. He was 6 of 9 behind the arc - the only shots he attempted for the Flames (6-11, 2-5 Horizon League). Darrin Williams added 11 points and grabbed seven rebounds for UIC. Walt Gibler led the Ramblers...
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January 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Ill.-Chicago 72, Youngstown St. 68

Daniel Barnes and Gary Talton scored 19 points apiece, helping Illinois-Chicago snap a four-game losing streak with a 72-68 win over Youngstown State Thursday night. Darrin Williams and Hayden Humes each contributed 11 points for UIC (7-15, 3-9 Horizon), with Williams grabbing 11 rebounds and Humes 10. The Flames owned a 40-27 edge on the boards. All five starters for Youngstown...
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February 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Ill.-Chicago 67, E. Illinois 63

Gary Talton scored 20 points Saturday night to lead Illinois-Chicago to its first road victory of the season with a 67-63 win over Eastern Illinois. Daniel Barnes and Hayden Humes added 14 points apiece and Paris Carter 10 for the Flames (8-18), who broke a three-game slide and won their first road game after 13 losses. Jeremy Granger scored 18 points for the Panthers (12-15),...
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February 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Milwaukee 72, Ill.-Chicago 61

Kaylon Williams had 19 points and 10 assists as Milwaukee beat Illinois-Chicago 72-61 Thursday night to climb into a three-way tie for fourth place in the Horizon League. The Panthers (18-12), who close out the regular season Saturday against last-place Loyola (Ill.), are tied with Detroit and Youngstown State for fourth place at 10-7 in the Horizon - one game-behind Butler and...
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February 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Putting out the Flames | UWM 68, UIC 55 Panthers use hot shooting, stout D

Tenacious defense has been the calling card of the UW-Milwaukee men's basketball team all season. Lately, the Panthers have been shooting the threepointer as well as any team in college basketball , too. It's a combination that's hard to beat. Just ask Illinois-Chicago, which got run over in a firstround Horizon League tournament game at the Klotsche Center on Tuesday...
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March 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Ill.-Chicago 59, UC Riverside 52

Josh Crittle had 15 points, seven rebounds and five blocked shots on Sunday and Illinois-Chicago defeated UC Riverside 59-52. Joey Miller scored 14 points and Gary Talton and Hayden Humes added 10 points apiece for the Flames (1-1). Chris Patton and Josh Fox scored 10 points apiece for the Highlanders (1-1). Fox also grabbed a game-high 10 rebounds. Patton scored the game'...
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November 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Ill.-Chicago 62, Mercer 36

Gary Talton and Hayden Humes each scored 14 points, and the University of Illinois-Chicago used a 15-0 run early in the second half to pull away in a 62-36 victory over Mercer in the Paradise Jam on Saturday. Illinois-Chicago (2-1) took a 30-19 lead into halftime and started its 15-0 run with a Marc Brown tip-in with 16:26 left to play. Daniel Barnes scored seven of his nine points...
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November 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Ill.-Chicago 86, Iona 81

Hayden Humes had 22 points and eight rebounds, and Illinois-Chicago rallied from a 12-point deficit late in the game to beat Iona 86-81 at the Paradise Jam on Monday. Gary Talton added 17 points and Daniel Barnes had 16 for UIC (3-1), which trailed 70-58 with 6:57 to play but broke off a 12-0 run to tie it - led by nine points from Talton. UIC went ahead on Marc Brown's free...
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November 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Ill.-Chicago 56, SE Missouri 45

Josh Crittle scored 17 points and had 12 rebounds for Illinois-Chicago which survived a horrid shooting performance to get by Southeast Missouri State 56-45 on Saturday afternoon. The Flames (4-1) shot 28.8 percent from the field, or 19 of 66, but hit six 3-pointers and were 12 of 18 from the free-throw line while turning the ball over only five times. UIC out-rebounded the Redhawks...
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November 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Ill.-Chicago 58, N. Illinois 46

Hayden Humes scored 18 points and Daniel Barnes added 11 points and eight rebounds to lead Illinois-Chicago to a 58-46 victory against Northern Illinois 58-46 on Tuesday night. Gary Talton and Josh Crittle had 10 points each for the Flames (5-1), who have won five of the last six games between the teams. Sam Mader scored 15 points for the Huskies (1-4), who shot just 32.7 percent...
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November 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Ill.-Chicago 50, Northwestern 44

Josh Crittle's go-ahead basket with 53 seconds remaining helped UIC to a 50-44 upset of Northwestern on Saturday. Crittle finished with a team-high 13 points, and Gary Talton's two free throws with 29 seconds left sealed the win for the Flames (6-1). The Wildcats committed 16 turnovers and were just 10 of 20 from the free-throw line. Alex Olah missed two free throws with...
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December 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Ill.-Chicago 81, Roosevelt 43

Hayden Humes had 21 points to lead Illinois-Chicago to its sixth straight victory, an 81-43 win over Roosevelt, on Wednesday night. Humes, who was 5 of 6 from 3-point range and 8 for 9 overall, also had seven rebounds for the Flames (7-1). He was joined in double-figure scoring by Daniel Barnes and Gary Talton, with 11 points apiece, and Ahman Fells who scored 10. Talton also had...
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December 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Ill.-Chicago 64, Colorado St. 55

Gary Talton scored 20 points, including a perfect 12 for 12 from the free-throw line, and added five rebounds and five assists to lead Illinois-Chicago to its seventh straight victory by defeating Colorado State 64-55 on Saturday afternoon. UIC (8-1) trailed 46-45 with 5:45 remaining after Wes Eikmeier hit a free throw for Colorado State. Seconds later, Will Simonton made a lay...
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December 08, 2012  |  Discuss

By the numbers: UIC, that other Chicago team

UIC (that's the University of Illinois at Chicago) ruined Colorado State's vacation in the Windy City over the weekend by upsetting the Rams, 64-55. The win cemented the Flames (their mascot is a reference to the Great Chicago Fire of 1871, which originated a few blocks from campus) as a legitimate mid-major contender from the newly Butler-less Horizon League and adds to...
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December 09, 2012  |  Discuss
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