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Bittersweet ending

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Tarkus Ferguson

Freshman Tarkus Ferguson scored a career-high 27 points, but the Flames just didn't have enough in an 89-78 loss at Coastal Carolina on Wedmesday, March 23 in the CBI semifinals in Conway, S.C. The Flames had 23 turnovers and allowed 22 second-chance points. UIC finished at 17-19, winning 12 more games than last season in Year 2 of the Steve McClain era. For more details, plus game notes, click "News" on the left side of the page.

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