Jackson scores 21 to lift Omaha over W. Illinois 77-63
- Ohio State No. 3 behind Louisville, KU
- Defense leads No. 5 UVa past No. 7 UNC
- Iowa State upends No. 16 Seton Hall
- No. 9 Zags get late 3s, beat Washington
- 11th-ranked Spartans beat Rutgers
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) Zach Jackson had 21 points as Omaha topped Western Illinois 77-63 on Wednesday night.
Kobe Webster had 17 points for the Leathernecks (8-18, 3-10), who have now lost five consecutive games. Isaac Johnson added 13 points and six rebounds. C.J. Duff had 13 points.
The Mavericks improve to 2-0 against the Leathernecks this season. Omaha defeated Western Illinois 80-71 on Jan. 17. Omaha faces North Dakota State on the road on Saturday. Western Illinois matches up against Oral Roberts at home on Saturday.
For more AP college basketball coverage: https://apnews.com/Collegebasketball and http://twitter.com/AP-Top25
This was generated by Automated Insights, http://www.automatedinsights.com/ap, using data from STATS LLC, https://www.stats.com
Updated February 20, 2019