Recap: Cleveland State vs. Milwaukee
Cleveland, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - Charlie Lee scored a game-high 14 points as the Cleveland State Vikings coasted to a 74-50 victory over the Milwaukee Panthers in Horizon League action at the Wolstein Center.
Bryn Forbes and Anton Grady contributed 12 points apiece for the Vikings (19-10, 10-4 HL), while Marlin Mason collected seven rebounds.
For Milwaukee (16-12, 6-8), Kyle Kelm netted 13 points.
The Panthers had trouble on the offensive end in the opening period, hitting on only 19.2 percent of their field goal attempts including only one make on 13 tries from behind the 3-point line. Despite being limited to just under 40 percent efficiency from the floor before the break, CSU took a commanding, 31-15 lead into halftime.
The Vikings extended their advantage after the break by shooting 53.6 percent from the field and converting 7-of-8 shots at the free-throw line. Milwaukee heated up to sink 6-of-12 attempts from beyond the arc in the second stanza, but it was too little too late.
CSU outscored the visitors, 30-14, in the paint and tallied 20 points off of Milwaukee's 19 turnovers.Game Notes