TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) - Jake Odum scored 24 points to lead Indiana State to a 77-66 victory over Bradley on Saturday.
Myles Walker had 16 points and Carl Richard scored 13 for Indiana State, while Dwayne Lathan had nine points and 11 rebounds as the Sycamores (10-3, 1-1 Missouri Valley) ran their home record this season to 6-0.
Indiana State is off to its best start since the Larry Bird-led 1978-79 team won its first 13 games and eventually went 33-0 before losing to Michigan State in the NCAA championship game.
Taylor Brown scored 18 points for Bradley before fouling out with 4:44 left. Dyricus Simms-Edwards had 14 points and Jordan Prosser scored 12 for the Braves (5-9, 0-2), who have lost five in a row.