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Western Michigan Broncos (17-15)


Fri. 2/23 Tue. 2/27 Fri. 3/2 Sat. 3/3 Mon. 3/5
@ BallSt 
W 87-80
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vs. EastMi 
L 58-74
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@ CentMi 
Postponed
@ CentMi 
L 71-84
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vs. Akron 
L 78-79
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Cotton helps Akron beat Western Michigan in MAC tourney

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) Daniel Utomi had 26 points and Freshman Virshon Cotton scored five of his 21 points in the final 45 seconds to help Akron beat Western Michigan 79-78 on Monday night in the Mid-American Conference Tournament.

Utomi was 9-of-12 shooting, including 6 of 9 from 3-point range, and Cotton had season-high-tying seven assists.

The 11th-seeded Zips will play No. 3 seed Eastern Michigan in the quarterfinals Thursday. Akron lost its only other matchup this season with the Eagles 63-49, its lowest scoring output since Dec. 16, 2014.

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Leaders
Points: T. Wilder18.8
Rebounds: J. Davis6.3
Assists: T. Wilder4.3
FG%: T. Wilder43.1%
FT%: T. Wilder84.1%
3P%: B. Moore39.0%
Steals: T. Wilder1.9
Blocks: D. Lamont0.8
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Virginia31-3
2 Villanova36-4
3 Xavier29-6
4 Kansas31-8
5 Michigan State30-5
6 Cincinnati31-5
7 Michigan33-8
8 Gonzaga32-5
9 Duke29-8
10 North Carolina26-11
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova36-4
2 Michigan33-8
3 Kansas31-8
4 Duke29-8
5 Virginia31-3
6 Texas Tech27-10
7 Loyola Chicago32-6
8 Xavier29-6
9 Purdue30-7
10 Gonzaga32-5
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Mid-American Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
East
Buffalo 15-3 27-9
Kent State 9-9 17-17
Miami (OH) 8-10 16-18
Bowling Green 7-11 16-16
Ohio 7-11 14-17
Akron 6-12 14-18
West
Toledo 13-5 23-11
Eastern Michigan 11-7 22-13
Ball State 10-8 19-13
Western Michigan 9-9 17-15
Central Michigan 7-11 21-15
Northern Illinois 6-12 13-19
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 75.1 (140)
Rebounds: 11.1 (110)
Assists: 12.7 (248)
FG%: 43.9% (216)
FT%: 72.7% (122)
3P%: 34.4% (206)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 73.4 (201)
Rebounds: 24.2 (258)
Assists: 13.3 (176)
FG%: 45.4% (261)
FT%: 72.2% (237)
3P%: 37.2% (301)
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