James Madison upends Northern Illinois behind Banks Mosley

ROCHESTER, Mich. — Darius Banks scored 17 points, Stuckey Mosley added 17 with four 3-pointers and James Madison shot 12 of 26 from distance to beat Northern Illinois 78-74 on Saturday at the Oakland Hoops Challenge.Matt Lewis hit four 3s and scored 16 points with four assists and made a go-ahead jumper with 17 seconds left for the Dukes (5-2), who shot 48 per cent to NIU’s 51 per cent but made 16 of 17 free throws. Dwight Wilson added 11 points.Lacey James’ free throw snapped a 50-all tie and NIU led by as many as six, but the Dukes made three straight shots and closed to 70-69 on Banks’ layup, then led 74-72 on Lewis’ free throw with 1:50 to go. Levi Bradley’s jumper tied it, but Lewis hit a jumper in the paint and Mosley’s free throws with two seconds left iced it.Eugene German scored 17 points with four assists and James added 15 points for Northern Illinois (3-2), who outscored the Dukes 32-26 in the paint.The Associated Press read more