Chicago, IL (Sports Network) - Jordan Hicks netted a career-best 26 points to
lead the Loyola-Chicago Ramblers to an 87-60 win over the Cleveland State
Vikings at Gentile Arena to close out Horizon League regular season action.
Christian Thomas made 8-of-12 from the stripe and scored 19 points for Loyola
(15-15, 5-11 Horizon), which had lost its previous three contests. Jeff White
added 13 points and six assists.
Bryn Forbes led Cleveland State (14-17, 5-11) with 15 points. Charlie Lee and
Devon Long had 13 and 12 points, respectively.
Loyola shot 14-of-24 from the field in the first half while holding Cleveland
State to 2-of-13 from long distance. Both teams had just three turnovers at
halftime as Loyola led, 37-26.
The Ramblers scored the first five points of the second half and led by double
figures throughout after shooting 60.7 percent from the floor.
With the win, Loyola completed a season sweep of the Vikings after being swept
a season ago.
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