Dallas native Marc Brown scores team-high 15 points
Flames faced a 17-point deficit mid-way through the second half
Wiegand totals game-highs of 20 points and 12 rebounds
Jake Wiegand leads Flames with 26 points and nine rebounds
UIC held a five-point advantage early in the third quarter
Photo Gallery of Lance Whitaker
High School/Prior to UIC: Four-year letterwinner at Bartlett High School ... Served as team captain in all four years of high school basketball ... Garnered All-State honors as a senior ... Named All-Upstate Eight Conference in three-of-four seasons ... Named Bartlett's Most Valuable Player in both his sophomore and senior seasons ... Sat out junior season with torn ACL ... Made quick recovery, and played with the Illinois Wolves on the AAU circuit in summer 2012 ... Lists "biggest athletic thrill" as playing in the supersectionals during his freshman year of high school ... Scored a 30 on his ACT.
Personal: Born Dec. 23, 1994 in Bartlett, Ill. ... Son of Larry and Lena Whitaker ... Currently enrolled as a Management major.