By Associated Press - Saturday, January 23, 2016

CHICAGO (AP) - Jaden Jackson scored 22 points as Utah Valley held on to blunt a furious Chicago State rally with an 82-76 win on Saturday.

Konner Frey’s 3 gave Utah Valley (9-11, 3-2 Western Athletic) a 61-45 lead with 11:21 remaining, but Chicago State outscored the Wolverines 29-13 in the next 10 minutes to tie it at 74 on Trayvon Palmer’s layup with 1:25 left.

Chicago State (4-19, 0-6) shot 10 for 14 from the field and 7 for 7 at the free-throw line in that span.

From there, however, the Cougars shot just 1 for 4 from the field while Utah Valley State shot 8 for 8 from the free-throw line.

The Wolverines used a 15-5 run to start the second half and led 48-40 on Ivory Young’s 3 with 16:25 to play.

Utah Valley shot 15 for 30 from 3 and made all 17 of its free throws.

Palmer led Chicago State with 19 points.

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