Coleman-Lands carries Miami (Ohio) over N. Illinois 65-60
OXFORD, Ohio (AP) — Isaiah Coleman-Lands had 15 points off the bench to lift Miami (Ohio) to a 65-60 win over Northern Illinois on Saturday.
Dae Dae Grant had 11 points for Miami (Ohio) (10-15, 3-9 Mid-American Conference), which ended its four-game losing streak. Elijah McNamara added 10 points. Bam Bowman had 10 points.
Eugene German had 21 points for the Huskies (15-11, 8-5). Lacey James added 13 points, eight rebounds and four blocks. Noah McCarty had seven rebounds.
The RedHawks leveled the season series against the Huskies with the win. Northern Illinois defeated Miami (Ohio) 70-55 on Feb. 1. Miami (Ohio) takes on Akron on the road next Saturday. Northern Illinois plays Central Michigan at home next Saturday.