(WNFL) - The U-W Milwaukee men's basketball team overcame a double-digit deficit for the fifth time this season, with a 67-to-63 victory at Illinois-Chicago. The Panthers trailed by as many as 13 in the first half, and they took their first lead with 12 minutes left with an 11-to-2 run. Milwaukee shot 54-percent in the second half, while limiting U-I-C to just six field goals in those final 20 minutes. Jordan Aaron scored 18 points, as U-W-M shot 43-percent on the night and had five fewer turnovers than the Flames. Marc Brown scored 18 for Illinois-Chicago, which lost to the Panthers for the 12th time in their last 13 match-ups. U-I-C dropped to 0-and-4 in Horizon League play, and 5-and-13 overall. Milwaukee improved to 3-and-2 in the conference and 13-and-6 overall. They'll host Valparaiso tomorrow. Tonight, the U-W Green Bay play at Wright State.
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