Illchicago 55
Wrightst 49
Date of game: 1/26/2013

Recap: Wright State vs. Ill-Chicago

Dayton, OH (Sports Network) - Gary Talton scored 18 points for the Illinois- Chicago Flames, who defeated the Wright State Raiders, 55-49, in a Horizon League matchup at the Nutter Center.

Talton shot 11-of-14 from the free-throw line and added six rebounds and five assists for the Flames (13-8, 4-4 Horizon), who have won two in a row and earned their first road win in conference play. Josh Crittle chipped in 11 points in the triumph.

Wright State (14-7, 5-3) had just one player in double-digit scoring, as Cole Darling scored 11 points, albeit on just 5-of-15 from the field. Reggie Arceneaux couldn't get anything going as he shot 1-of-12 from the field, which included misses on all seven of his 3-point attempts.

The Raiders shot just 23.8 percent from the field in the first half and trailed 26-14 heading into the break.

Wright State outscored UIC 35-29 in the second half but was unable to complete the comeback as it shot just 1-of-10 from long-range after intermission.

The Flames were 20-of-26 from the charity stripe, while the Raiders shot just 11-of-13.

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