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NKU Looks to Kent State After Comeback Falls Short at Dayton

Northern Kentucky fell to 2-2 on the season after a late fell short at Dayton on Tuesday night.

The Norse fell to the Flyers (2-1) 66-60.

Trevon Faulkner led NKU with 15 points while Trey Robinson scored 13 and Bryson Langdon added 11.

Dayton used a 13-0 run in the second half to build a lead that Northern Kentucky could not overcome.

A 7-1 stretch by the Norse pulled NKU with four at 64-60 with 43 seconds remaining, but Dayton added a pair of free throws to build the final score.

NKU forced a season-high 22 turnovers in the loss.

The Norse travel to Kent State on Sunday for a 2 p.m. tip-off.

-Staff report