UIC snaps home winning streak against Milwaukee

Milwaukee Panthers (10-21, 8-14 Horizon) at UIC Flames (13-15, 9-10 Horizon)

Milwaukee; Tuesday, 8 p.m. EST

FANDUEL SPORTS BOOK LINE: UIC -2.5; plus/minus is 140.5

BOTTOM LINE: UIC will look to keep their three-game home winning streak intact when the Flames take on Milwaukee.

The Flames are 6-6 in home games. UIC is ninth on the Horizon with 7.8 offensive rebounds per game led by Jace Carter with a 2.2 average.

The Panthers are 8-14 in the Horizon game. Milwaukee is averaging 12.7 turnovers per game and is 3-3 when committing fewer turnovers than its opponents.

The teams are meeting for the third time this season. The Flames won 71-58 in the final game on Feb. 27. Michael Diggins led the Flames with 16 points and DeAndre Gholston led the Panthers with 18 points.

TOP PERFORMERS: Damaria Franklin is scoring 18.2 points per game with 7.0 rebounds and 2.5 assists for the Flames. Zion Griffin is averaging 11.9 points over the last 10 UIC games.

Jordan Lathon is averaging 7.1 points and 5.1 rebounds for the Panthers. Gholston is averaging 13.0 points and 4.2 rebounds while shooting 32.6 percent over the past 10 games for Milwaukee.

LAST 10 GAMES: Flames: 6-4, averaged 74.4 points, 32.6 rebounds, 14.9 assists, 5.8 steals and 4.2 blocks per game while shooting 44.1% from the field . Their opponents are averaging 73.5 points per game.

Panthers: 3-7, averaging 61.2 points, 31.4 rebounds, 10.0 assists, 4.4 steals and 3.4 blocks per game while shooting 40.9 percent from the field. Their opponents average 70.0 points.


The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.

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