Wright State cruises past Loyola of Chicago 58-41
CHICAGO – N'Gai Evans had game highs of 15 points and nine rebounds to lead Wright State to a 58-41 victory over Loyola of Chicago on Saturday.
Evans also posted game bests of five steals and five assists for the Raiders (11-6, 4-1 Horizon), who won their fourth straight. A.J. Pacher scored 13 points, and Vaughn Duggins added 10.
Gabe Kindred scored nine points to lead the Ramblers (10-7, 1-5), who shot just 35.6 percent from the field, 22.2 percent from 3-point range and 41.7 percent from the foul line. Loyola has lost seven of its last 10 games.
Loyola scored the first five points, but Wright State ran off the next 11 — six by Duggins and five by Evans — and never trailed after that. The Raiders led 34-19 at intermission and by 22 points midway through the second half.
Wright State held a 34-30 rebounding edge.