Dixson finished with 40 points and 17 rebounds in the loss.
Dikembe Dixson of @uicflamesdotcom had 40 Pts & 17 Reb.— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) February 17, 2016
He's the 1st player with 40 Pts & 15 Reb in a game since Melvin Ejim (ISU) in 2014
Dixson did attempt a school-record 39 field goals in the game:
In 25 games this season, Dixson is averaging 19.0 points and 7.5 rebounds per game. He is all but a lock to be named Horizon League Freshman of the Year.Dixson attempted 39 FG, the most by any player since Ohio's D.J. Cooper in 2010 (41). It's also a school record. @SectionEE— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) February 17, 2016