Scores

Final

Illinois State 70

(10-9, 1-6 MVC)

S Illinois 56

(8-10, 1-6 MVC)

8:00 PM ET, January 20, 2013

SIU Arena, Carbondale, Illinois

1 2 T
ILST 47 2370
SIU 21 3556

Top Performers

Illinois State: J. Carmichael 18 Pts, 14 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl, 3 Blk

Southern Illinois: J. Early 16 Pts, 9 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

Illinois St. 70, S. Illinois 56

Associated Press

CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Tyler Brown scored 22 points and Jackie Carmichael had 18 points and 14 rebounds to lead Illinois State over Southern Illinois 70-56 Sunday night, snapping a six-game losing streak.

Brown had six 3-pointers to lead the Redbirds (10-9, 1-6) in their first Missouri Valley Conference win of the season. Carmichael, the team's top scorer, was 7 of 12 from the field in reaching his double-double.

Johnny Hill had six assists as the Redbirds shot 45 percent from the field for the game. The Redbirds had 41 rebounds.

The Redbirds took the lead early in the game and were up 47-21 at halftime. Illinois State never looked back.

Jeff Early led Southern Illinois with 16 points and nine rebounds. Kendal Brown-Surles had 13 points, and Desmar Jackson added 11.

Southern Illinois (8-10, 1-6) shot 41.8 percent from the field and had 31 rebounds.

Southern Illinois leads the overall series 75-67.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
ILST
SIU
Points 70 56
FG Made-Attempted 27-60 (.450) 23-55 (.418)
3P Made-Attempted 9-24 (.375) 4-12 (.333)
FT Made-Attempted 7-9 (.778) 6-15 (.400)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 14 (0/0)
Largest Lead 28 0

2012-13 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
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