Bowling Green hangs on, beats N. Illinois to make MAC final
CLEVELAND (AP) — Dylan Frye scored 25 points, Justin Turner made a big late steal and Bowling Green hung on beat Northern Illinois 71-67 in the semifinals Friday night to advance to its first...
Bowling Green moves into MAC semis with win over Ball State
CLEVELAND (AP) — Demajeo Wiggins had 22 points and 11 rebounds, Dylan Frye added 20 points and Bowling Green moved into the semifinals of the Mid-American Conference tournament by beating Ball...
Sibande leads Miami (Ohio) over Bowling Green 82-69
BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Nike Sibande had 20 points as Miami (Ohio) topped Bowling Green 82-69 on Tuesday night.
Dalonte Brown had 15 points for Miami (15-13, 7-8 Mid-American Conference)....
Carter carries Ohio over Bowling Green 92-87 in OT
ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — Teyvion Kirk's drive tied the game in regulation and his follow shot gave Ohio the lead for good in overtime as the Bobcats defeated Bowling Green 92-87 on Friday...
Turner scores 23 to lead Bowling Green over Akron 73-69
BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Sophomore Justin Turner scored 23 points, including a go-ahead layup with .9 seconds left, and Bowling Green beat Akron 73-69 on Tuesday night.
Turner carries Bowling Green past N. Illinois 87-67
DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Justin Turner had a career-high 34 points as Bowling Green easily beat Northern Illinois 87-67 on Saturday.
Dylan Frye had 13 points for Bowling Green (18-7, 10-2 Mid-American Conference). Antwon Lillard added 10 points and six assists. Marlon Sierra had seven rebounds for the visitors.
Levi Bradley had 18 points for the Huskies (12-14, 5-8), whose losing streak stretched to five games. Eugene German added 15 points. Lacey James had 13 points.
Frye carries Bowling Green past Central Michigan 79-72
BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Dylan Frye scored 23 points as Bowling Green topped Central Michigan 79-72 on Tuesday night. Justin Turner added 20 points for the Falcons. Turner also had six rebounds for the Falcons.
Demajeo Wiggins had 17 points and 11 rebounds for Bowling Green (17-7, 9-2 Mid-American Conference).
Shawn Roundtree had 20 points for the Chippewas (16-8, 5-6). David DiLeo added 15 points. Larry Austin Jr. had 13 points and eight assists.
Bowling Green tops W. Michigan on Lillard’s career night
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Antwon Lillard scored a career-high 27 points and grabbed 11 rebounds and Bowling Green beat Western Michigan 85-72 on Tuesday night to remain atop the Mid-American Conference East standings.
Bowling Green wins 10th straight game, 80-67 over EMU
YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) — Justin Turner scored 19 points, Demajeo Wiggins had 13 points and 10 rebounds and Bowling Green won its 10th straight game with an 80-67 victory over Eastern Michigan on Tuesday night.
Bowling Green (14-5, 6-0 Mid-American Conference) is off to its best start in league play since the 1961-62 team won seven straight. BGSU is one of just four teams in the country with active winning streaks of at least 10 games, including Hofstra, Tennessee and Michigan State.
Bowling Green wins 9th straight game, eases by WMU 79-48
BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Dylan Frye had 14 points, with four 3-pointers, seven rebounds and five assists, Justin Turner added 13 points and Bowling Green beat Western Michigan 79-48 on Saturday for its ninth straight victory.
BGSU (13-5, 5-0 Mid-American Conference) is off to its best start in conference play in 57 years and has won 10 consecutive home games for the program's best effort since the 1999-00 team went 12-0 at Anderson Arena.
Bowling Green edges Ball State 79-78 for 8th straight win
BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Justin Turner scored 17 of his 20 points in the first half, Daeqwon Plowden had 19 points and eight rebounds and Bowling Green edged Ball State 79-78 on Tuesday night for its eighth straight victory.
Dylan Frye sank a 3-pointer with 3:09 remaining to extend BGSU's lead to 72-66 and he added a free throw with 5.7 seconds left for a 79-75 lead. Tayler Persons answered with a 3-pointer at the buzzer for the final margin.
Bowling Green wins sixth straight, beats Ohio 82-63
BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Justin Turner scored 14 of his 20 points in the second half to help Bowling Green beat Ohio 82-63 on Tuesday night for its sixth straight win.
The Falcons (10-5, 2-0 Mid-American Conference) improved to 8-0 at home and matched its best winning streak under coach Michael Huger in his fourth season.
Michael Laster added 15 points for Bowling Green. Dylan Frye and Antwon Lillard chipped in with 13 points and Jeffrey Uju scored 10.
Bowling Green bowls over Kent State in MAC opener 86-64
KENT, Ohio (AP) — Justin Turner scored 20 points, Demajeo Wiggins added 19 with 14 rebounds for his 11th double-double this season and Bowling Green defeated Kent State 86-64 on Saturday night in a Mid-American Conference opener.
Antwon Lillard added three 3-pointers and 14 points and Dylan Frye scored 12 for Bowling Green (9-5), which won its fifth straight while ending a three-game win streak for the Golden Flashes (11-3).
Fields leads the way as Bowling Green downs UT Martin 94-80
BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Caleb Fields scored 24 points, Demajeo Wiggins scored 20 with 13 rebounds and Bowling Green beat UT Martin 94-80 on Sunday.
Bowling Green's Dylan Frye buried a jumper to tie it at 24-all with 7:07 left before halftime. Wiggins followed with a 3-point play, made 1 of 2 free throws and a layup, and that scoring outburst propelled Bowling Green as they outscored the Skyhawks 27-9.
Tied at halftime, Bowling Green beats Division II Findlay
BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Justin Turner scored 22 points and Bowling Green, tied at halftime, outlasted Division-II Findlay 82-57 on Sunday.
Findlay led throughout the first 19 minutes of the first half before Bowling Green tied it at 35 heading into the break. Bowling Green opened the second half with a 27-7 run to take control.
Dunne hits 5 3s as Hartford holds off Bowling Green 76-63
WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Jason Dunne nailed five from long range to total 19 points and John Carroll added 18 as Hartford held off Bowling Green 76-63 on Saturday afternoon.
J.R. Lynch added 16 points, making 12 of 12 from the line, with three steals and three assists for Hartford (3-6).
VCU takes down Bowling Green 72-61 behind Evans, Williams
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Vince Williams and Marcus Evans each scored 12 points and VCU capitalized on 27 Bowling Green turnovers and beat the Falcons 72-61 on Monday night.
St. John’s rallies to beat Bowling Green 84-80
NEW YORK (AP) — Mustapha Heron scored 26 points, Shamorie Ponds added 21 with three 3-pointers and St. John's rallied to beat Bowling Green 84-80 on Friday night.
Frye scores 20 as Bowling Green beats D-II Tiffin 91-52
BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Dylan Frye scored 20 points, including four 3-pointers, and Demajeo Wiggins added a double-double as Bowling Green defeated Division II Tiffin 91-52 in a season opener Tuesday night.
Ivey hits late jumper as Akron upsets Bowling Green 81-79
BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Jimond Ivey drove into the middle of the lane to hit a floater and Lucas Smith added a free throw in the final seconds as Akron upset Bowling Green 81-79 in Mid-American Conference action on Tuesday night.
Wiggins, Fox help Bowling Green beat E. Michigan in OT
BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Demajeo Wiggins had 17 points and 15 rebounds — his 10th double-double of the season — and Matt Fox scored 12 points, including a critical 3-pointer, and Bowling Green beat Eastern Michigan 70-63 in overtime on Saturday.
Dylan Frye also scored 12 points and Justin Turner added 10, including five after regulation, for Bowling Green (15-10, 6-6 Mid-American Conference).
Wiggins leads Bowling Green past Miami (OH) 81-70
OXFORD, Ohio (AP) — Demajeo Wiggins had 22 points and 15 rebounds, and Bowling Green pulled away early in the second half to beat Miami (Ohio) 81-70 on Tuesday night.
Daeqwon Plowden scored seven of the Falcon's nine points during a two-minute span that gave Bowling Green (12-6, 3-2 Mid-American Conference) a 50-47 lead with 13:05 to play. Miami (9-9, 2-3) made the next shot before Plowden's 3-pointer sparked a 19-6 run and the Falcons had a 69-55 lead with 3:48 remaining.
Caldwell, Bowling Green pound Lourdes 97-56
BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Rodrick Caldwell scored 15 points and Bowling Green cruised in its final nonconference game, defeating NAIA Lourdes 97-56 on Thursday.
Demajeo Wiggins and Justin Turner had 11 points apiece and Dylan Frye and Daeqwon Plowden 10 each for the Falcons (9-4).
Bryce McComb led the Gray Wolves, who used the game as an exhibition, with 10 points.
Frye scores 27, Bowling Green beat Norfolk State 92-77
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Dylan Frye scored a career-high 28 points, hitting five 3-pointers for the third time this season, and Bowling Green recovered from blowing a 20-point lead with a 92-77 victory over Norfolk State on Saturday.
Abilene Christian downs Bowling Green 88-83
BUIES CRTEEK, N.C. (AP) — Jalone Friday scored 20 points, Jaren Lewis added 17 and Abilene Christian held off Bowling Green 88-83 Sunday.
Jaylen Franklin added 15 points with six assists for Abilene Christian (4-3). Tevin Foster had 11 points, including two free throws down the stretch to help seal it.
Roderick Caldwell scored a career-high 25 points for Bowling Green (5-2). The lead flip-flopped until Friday's go-ahead layup and jumper gave the Wildcats a 77-73 lead.
Caldwell helps Bowling Green hold off Campbell 78-72
BUIES CREEK, N.C. (AP) — Rodrick Caldwell scored seven of his 20 points in the final minutes to keep Campbell at bay as Bowling Green held on for a 78-72 win in the Creek Classic on Saturday.
Caldwell drilled a 3-pointer to retake the lead, 62-60, with 4:21 left, then made four straight free throws to seal the win.
Caldwell, Frye and Wiggins lead Bowling Green to 83-74 win
BUIES CREEK, N.C. (AP) — Dylan Frye and Rodrick Caldwell each hit five 3-pointers and Demajeo Wiggins scored 20 points with 12 rebounds as Bowling Green defeated South Carolina Upstate 83-74 Friday in the Creek Classic.
Wiggins helps Bowling Green beat Lake Erie, 109-106 in OT
BOWLING GREEEN, Ohio (AP) — Demajeo Wiggins scored 25 points, and had a key steal and rebound in overtime to help Bowling Green beat Division II Lake Erie 109-106 on Monday night.
Dylan Frye had 19 points for Bowling Green (3-1). Rodrick Caldwell added 18 points.
Gabe Kynard scored 28 points on 10-of-14 shooting to lead Lake Erie. Ryan Middendorf had 15 points and Harrison Riggs chipped in 12.
Bowling Green snaps FGCU’s road streak with 83-80 win
BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Justin Turner scored 20 points, Dylan Frye hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 0.2 seconds left and Bowling Green beat Florida Gulf Coast 83-80 Saturday night, ending the Eagles' 10-game road winning streak — the second-longest in the country.
Frye made it 80-74 with 1:17 to go with a 3, but the Eagles scored six straight to tie it with 6 seconds left. Frye, who was just 3-of-11 shooting, won it with a deep 3.
S. Dakota downs Bowling Green 88-79 behind Mooney’s 26 PTs
BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Matt Mooney scored 26 points and handed out five assists and Tyler Hagedorn added 15 points and South Dakota beat Bowling Green 88-79 on Monday.
Carlton Hurst contributed 14 points and nine rebounds for South Dakota (2-0) which trailed 35-34 at halftime. Hagedorn's 3 with 8:28 left to play gave South Dakota a 59-57 lead it wouldn't give up. Later, Mooney made a 3, a jump shot and a layup to extend the lead to 72-61.
Bowling Green snaps 17-game losing streak to Akron 66-65
BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Dylan Frye scored 22 points, Wes Alcegaire sank the game winning free throws with 2.4 seconds left, and Bowling Green snapped a 17-game losing streak to Akron with a 66-65 win on Tuesday night.
Buffalo uses balance, big run to defeat Bowling Green 88-74
BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Blake Hamilton scored 19 points, CJ Massinburg and Dontay Caruthers added 18 apiece and Buffalo pulled away for an 88-74 win over Bowling Green on Saturday.
Willie Conner had 15 points and 12 rebounds for the Bulls (13-12, 7-5 Mid-American Conference), who shot a season-high 63.5 percent (33 of 52) to win their fourth straight and sixth straight over the Falcons (11-14, 5-7).
Ohio hits 18 3-pointers, beats short-handed Bowling Green
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Kenny Kaminski hit seven of Ohio's season-high 18 3-pointers and the Bobcats rolled past short-handed Bowling Green 96-72 on Saturday.
The Falcons (13-5, 5-3 Mid-American) made 18 of 35 shots from the arc. Jaaron Simmons scored 23 points with three 3-pointers, Kaminski had 22, Jordan Dartis 16 with four treys and Rodney Culver 12 with two triples.
Bradley keys run to lift NIU over Bowling Green 69-52
BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Levi Bradley scored all 12 of his points in a game-breaking second-half run and Northern Illinois beat Bowling Green 69-52 on Saturday to win its third straight.
Jaylen Key also scored 12 for the Huskies (11-6, 2-1 Mid-American), who outrebounded the Falcons 40-31 for 14 second-chance points.
Eastern Michigan beats Bowling Green behind strong 2nd half
BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Willie Mangum IV scored 19 points, James Thompson IV had 16 points and 11 rebounds, and Eastern Michigan beat Bowling Green 81-53 on Tuesday night.
Eastern Michigan built a 36-29 lead at halftime and started the second half on an 10-0 run for a 17-point lead. Bowling Green didn't get on the board in the second half until Demajeo Wiggins' dunk at the 14:25 mark and the Falcons were outscored 45-24 after halftime.
Frye, Alcegaire lead Bowling Green past Prairie View 74-61
BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Dylan Frye scored 16 points and Wes Alcegaire had 15 and Bowling Green defeat Alabama A&M 74-61 on Thursday.
The Falcons (5-7) outscored the Bulldogs 13-2 in the last three minutes of the first half to grab a 38-30 lead. Antwon Lillard and Frye started the run with back-to-back 3s and after two free throws by the Bulldogs, Rodrick Caldwell and Zack Denny sandwiched baskets around another Frye trey.
Bowling Green rallies to beat Detroit Mercy
BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Dylan Frye scored a career-high 18 points and Wes Alcegaire added 16 and Bowling Green defeated Detroit Mercy 74-61 on Saturday.
Frye made 4 of 7 3-point attempts, Rodrick Caldwell added a career high 13 points and Zack Denny had 10 points and eight rebounds for the Falcons (4-6), who snapped a two-game losing streak.
Freshmen provide spark for BGSU men in 90-58 win
With four players scoring in double figures, Bowling Green’s men’s basketball team rolled past Morgan State 90-58 in a Saturday matinee at the Stroh Center.
However, it took the Falcons a while to get on track against the Bears.
Bowling Green cruises past Morgan State 90-58
BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Matt Fox made four 3-pointers and scored 18 points, Dylan Frye added three 3s and 15 points, and Bowling Green beat Morgan State 90-58 on Saturday.
It was a season high for points for Bowling Green.
Demajeo Wiggins had 12 points and five rebounds, and Zack Denny added 11 points, seven rebounds and eight steals, which tied the school record, for Bowling Green (2-4).
Bowling Green State University’s men’s basketball team was a 71-56 winner over Capital in an exhibition game Friday night in the Stroh Center.
Zack Denny had 18 points to pace the Falcons, while Rodrick Caldwell ahd 15. Demajeo Wiggins and Wes Alcegaire each had eight points and Dylan Frye had seven.
Bowling Green trailed 32-29 at halftime before out-scoring Capital 42-24 in the second half.