Illinois State vs Rutgers

Illinois St. 76, Rutgers 70

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CANCUN, Mexico (AP) - John Wilkins scored 21 points and Nic Moore hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 1:29 to play as Illinois State defeated Rutgers 76-70 on Tuesday at the Cancun Challenge.

The Redbirds (3-1) also got 19 points from Tyler Brown, 11 from Moore and 10 from Jon Ekey.

Eli Carter and Austin Johnson led the Scarlet Knights (3-2) with 12 points apiece. Gilvydas Biruta added 11 and Myles Mack 10.

Illinois State never trailed until Dane Miller's 3-pointer put Rutgers up 66-65 with 3:16 left. Then, with the Redbirds trailing 68-67, Moore sank his clutch basket.

Rutgers had an advantage in shooting, hitting 29 of 61 (47 percent) to Illinois State's 19 of 42 (45 percent.)

But the Redbirds made 10 of 21 3-pointers and 28 of 38 free throws, while the Scarlet Knights went 4 of 11 from 3-point range and 8 of 18 from the line.

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Illinois State Redbirds
J. Ekey, F263-52-241310
J. Carmichael, F181-34-65056
T. Brown, G356-125-854019
J. Wilkins, G335-98-9101421
A. Cousin, G322-52-24237
N. Moore312-45-913311
J. Threloff120-00-02020
D. Clark70-30-01000
J. Hill50-12-20002
Z. Upshaw10-00-00000
Totals 19-4228-3834112076
 45.2%73.7% 
Rutgers Scarlet Knights
G. Biruta, F305-90-572511
A. Johnson, F246-80-231112
D. Miller, G303-50-04347
M. Mack, G253-93-411310
E. Carter, G234-83-422212
J. Seagears213-61-22357
M. Poole193-90-02126
M. Kone121-31-11023
A. Carroll80-10-02000
D. Randall61-20-01012
G. Lewis20-10-00010
Totals 29-618-1827132670
 47.5%44.4% 
Missouri Valley
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Wichita St.17-130-517
N. Iowa16-231-414
Illinois St.11-722-1362
Indiana St.11-715-16190
Evansville9-924-12119
Loyola-Chi.8-1024-13123
Drake6-129-22269
Missouri St.5-1311-20247
So. Illinois4-1412-21278
Bradley3-159-24288

Big Ten
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Wisconsin16-236-44
Maryland14-428-713
Michigan St.12-627-1223
Iowa12-622-1243
Purdue12-621-1355
Ohio St.11-724-1141
Indiana9-920-1461
Illinois9-919-1473
Michigan8-1016-1680
Minnesota6-1218-1598
Northwestern6-1215-17124
Nebraska5-1313-18158
Penn St.4-1418-16108
Rutgers2-1610-22179
 
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