Cold Shooting Bulldogs Succumb to Wright State, 51-39
Jan 3, 2004
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) - Seth Doliboa had 17 points and 12 rebounds Saturday night to lead Wright State to a 51-39 win over cold-shooting Butler.
DaShaun Wood scored six of his 10 points for the Raiders (4-7, 2-0 Horizon League) in the opening 6:10 of the second half, leading a 15-5 run that gave Wright State a 37-20 lead.
The Bulldogs (4-7, 0-2) got no closer than 11 points after that and trailed by as many as 17 three more times.
Reserve Nick Brooks scored 10 points, the only Butler player to reach double figures. The Bulldogs shot 32.7 percent from the floor and finished 4-of-22 on 3-pointers.
Wright State shot 41.5 percent and missed all nine of its 3-point attempts.
The teams combined to shoot only 17 free throws. Butler made 3-of-5 at the line and Wright State hit 7-of-12.