Eastern Illinois vs Northern Illinois

E. Illinois 67, N. Illinois 55

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DeKALB, Ill. (AP) - Jeremy Granger scored 16 points and contributed six assists Sunday to lead Eastern Illinois past Northern Illinois 67-55.

Granger scored most of his points from the free-throw line, where he was 10 for 11. That nearly matched Northern Illinois' team output of 11 for 13.

Alfonzo McKinnie added 12 points for the Panthers (2-1).

Northern Illinois led 47-45 after Tyler Storm's basket with 8:11 to play. But the Huskies (0-3) went nearly six minutes without a field goal while Eastern Illinois went on a 16-1 run to put the game away.

Abdel Nader led Northern Illinois with 11 points and Storm finished with 10.

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Eastern Illinois Panthers
Z. Sanders, F241-44-63146
L. Doss, F223-70-00138
T. Jones, F183-60-01018
J. Granger, G373-810-1136016
A. McKinnie, G325-72-460212
J. Miller151-24-41107
J. Piper140-41-28101
A. Akers120-30-00200
M. Herron123-80-00017
J. Hollowell70-30-01020
M. Woods41-10-01012
N. McFarlin30-00-00000
Totals 20-5321-2731121467
 37.7%77.8% 
Northern Illinois Huskies
A. Nader, F284-131-220311
K. Gray, F211-32-23044
A. Bolin, G240-20-06110
A. Christian, G243-80-06248
M. Ford, G233-52-23409
T. Toler223-83-45039
Z. Miller180-20-01420
T. Storm174-81-130010
S. Berg80-30-01120
K. Gray80-02-21112
J. Jackson31-20-01002
T. Nixon30-00-00010
D. Barnette10-00-00000
Totals 19-5411-1338132155
 35.2%84.6% 
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EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Belmont15-122-561
Morehead St.10-614-15175
Jax. State9-717-14195
Tenn. St.8-817-12151
Tenn. Tech8-812-19254
Eastern Ky.5-1112-19243
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UT Martin10-620-11171
SE Missouri St.9-714-17267
Murray St.8-814-16240
Austin Peay7-911-19273
Eastern Ill.6-1014-15257
SIUE1-156-24334

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EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Akron13-323-656
Ohio10-618-9105
Kent St.9-717-12202
Buffalo9-715-14140
Bowling Green7-913-16218
Miami (Ohio)3-1310-19312
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Ball St.9-718-11184
W. Michigan9-713-15197
Toledo8-815-14165
N. Illinois7-915-14217
C. Michigan6-1016-13192
E. Michigan6-1014-15178
 
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