Corey Wilford scored 14 points for the Redhawks (11-10, 3-4 Ohio Valley), who snapped a four-game losing streak.
After falling behind 8-5, Southeast Missouri took control of the game with a 20-4 run. During the surge, Tennessee Tech went 5:50 without a field goal.
The Golden Eagles got no closer than six in the second half.
Stone shot 5 for 5 from the field and 10 of 12 at the free throw line. Michael Porter, who returned after missing the Redhawks' first 20 games this season with a broken foot, scored six points and had three rebounds in 16 minutes.
Purdue coach Matt Painter says players haven't used the fifth-year graduate transfer rule for its true intent.
The 2017 recruiting class is short on point guards, with Trevon Duval leading only eight prospects from the ESPN 60 who are still available.
The dust has settled after players made their NBA draft decisions. Which college teams won? Which lost? Well, Villanova is pretty happy. USC, meanwhile, might not be as thrilled.
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