PEORIA, Ill. -- Tyshon Pickett and Walt Lemon Jr. scored 17 points apiece and Bradley dominated the second half in a 45-30 victory over Indiana State on Saturday afternoon.
Dyricus Simms-Edwards added 13 points off the bench, and Will Egolf had 12, for the Braves (15-12, 7-8 Missouri Valley), who outscored Indiana State 45-30 and shot 60 percent from the floor after halftime.
Lucas Eitel's 3-pointer with 2:35 left in the first half put Indiana State ahead 36-29, but Bradley cut it to 38-35 at halftime on Lemon's layup at the buzzer. The Braves took the lead for good with a 13-2 run early in the second half.
Lemon's point total left him with 1,009 in his career and made him the 46th Bradley player to reach 1,000 career points.
SMU has signed a second player from Australia, 6-foot-11 forward Harry Froling, to a national letter of intent. The Mustangs previously signed guard Tom Wilson from Australia.
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Colorado State graduate transfer John Gillon has chosen Syracuse, giving the Orange a potential starter at point guard entering the 2016-17 season.