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Silas scores 34 in men’s basketball hoops win

Xavier Silas goes up for two of game-high 34 points Sunday night against Cardinal Stritch.

Andrew Singer

November 28, 2010

Hitting the road one day before Thanksgiving, the NIU men's basketball team took an 86-80 decision from Maryland Eastern Shore on Wednesday. Aided by senior Xavier Silas' 34-point showing, the Huskies (2-2) kept UMES at an arms' length throughout the contest. The Fighting Hawks' Dishawn Bradshaw converted a three-poi...