NCAAB Game Recap - Southern Illinois-Edwardsville at Eastern Illinois
Thu Feb 13, 2020 9:01 PM EST

Colora
60
Oreg
68
F
Iowa
77
Ind
89
F
Bry
65
SacHr
74
F
Longw
71
UNCA
73
F
Mem
86
Cin
92
F(OT)
WichSt
75
UCF
58
F
Jacksn
66
NFla
81
F
RobM
77
MtStM
60
F
ULMo
74
Troy
71
F
JacSt
74
TNTec
75
F
FlGlf
70
KennSt
58
F
Winth
70
GWebb
74
F
Drex
72
W&M
77
F
N AL
64
Stetsn
75
F
(N/A)
60
StFNY
50
F
Presb
71
Radf
81
F
Clev
74
Oakl
79
F
UNCW
63
NE
71
F
Charl
63
Hof
76
F
App
65
GASt
76
F
CoCar
69
GaSo
79
F
Merrim
73
FaDi
106
F
Del
81
Elon
75
F
YSU
76
Detr
72
F
LongI
90
CenCT
74
F
Hamp
49
Campbl
75
F
E KY
78
MorSt
71
F
NJIT
63
Lipsco
77
F
FlInt
57
LaTec
60
F
HiPt
63
ChaSo
66
F
N CO
84
NoAZ
54
F
UtVal
72
TexPA
80
F
ArkSt
67
TexAr
77
F
ArkLR
66
TxSt
74
F
ULLa
75
SthAL
78
F
FlAtl
66
SoMis
68
F
OlDom
73
Rice
70
F
Charl
72
N TX
81
F
TNSt
51
Belm
74
F
Wash
56
USC
62
F
USF
70
SCla
61
F
Utah
51
OrSt
70
F
W Ky
67
UTEP
62
F
Seatt
64
NMSt
72
F
IdaSt
69
MTSt
73
F
Web
37
Mont
72
F
UMKC
66
GrCan
71
F(OT)
Marsh
63
TexSA
72
F
Murr
68
APSU
71
F
SIU-E
76
E IL
74
F
TN-M
72
SEMO
74
F
UCSB
75
UCDav
84
F
ChiSt
54
CSBak
64
F
(N/A)
45
CBap
107
F
Portl
55
Pacif
75
F
CAPoly
73
CSNor
81
F
S UT
55
Sac
70
F
Ariz
68
Cal
52
F
Ida
74
E WA
71
F
WaSt
83
UCLA
86
F(OT)
AzSt
74
Stan
69
F
USD
69
Pepp
72
F
BYU
77
LoyMa
54
F

Feb 13, 2020, 9:01 PM EST

Final

1

2

T

Southern Illinois-Edwardsville (7-19)

31

45

76

Eastern Illinois (12-13)

32

42

74

SIU-Edwardsville holds off Eastern Illinois late, wins 76-74
Thu Feb 13, 2020 11:23 PM

CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) Mike Adewunmi had a career-high 25 points plus 11 rebounds as Southern Illinois-Edwardsville held off Eastern Illinois 76-74 on Thursday night.

The Cougars trailed at intermission but took the lead for good on a layup by Zeke Moore with 17:35 left to play and led by as many as 10 points midway through the final half.

Eastern Illinois got within four points on two free throws by Mack Smith with four minutes to go, then hit a 3 and followed it with three straight free throws with :326 left go get the Panthers within two, 74-72. Brandon Jackson answered with a dunk with :02 left and Smith knocked down a jumper with a second remaining to set the final margin.

Moore had 16 points for Southern Illinois-Edwardsville (7-19, 4-9 Ohio Valley Conference), which broke its five-game road losing streak. Shamar Wright added 12 points. Tyresse Williford had seven assists.

Smith scored a season-high 25 points for the Panthers (12-13, 5-8). Josiah Wallace added 20 points. Jordan Skipper-Brown had 12 points and nine rebounds. George Dixon had 7 points and 12 rebounds.

Southern Illinois-Edwardsville matches up against Southeast Missouri on the road on Saturday. Eastern Illinois takes on UT Martin on the road on Saturday.

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Leaders

Southern Illinois-Edwardsville PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
M. Adewunmi 25 0 1 11 2 0
Z. Moore 16 0 0 3 1 1
Eastern Illinois PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
S. Wilson 0 0 0 0 0 0
M. Smith 25 0 1 3 0 1

Team Comparison

SIU-E E IL
Points For 76 74
Field Goals 30/64-47% 28/60-47%
Three Pointers 7/21-33% 5/16-31%
Free Throws 9/13-69% 13/18-72%
Offensive Rebounds 11 10
Defensive Rebounds 25 25
Rebounds 39 38
Blocks 5 4
Steals 5 8
Turnovers 13 11
Personal Fouls 14 13
Technical Fouls 0 0
Ejections 0 0

2019-2020 Regular Season - SIU-E Leads Series 1-0

Date Result Away Pts Ldr Home Pts Ldr
Thu Feb 13 SIU-E 76 @ E IL 74 A. Uzuegbunem 1 S. Smith 3

Game Information

Stadium: Lantz Arena, Charleston, Illinois
Attendance: 1,111
Game Time: