Illinois-Chicago vs Eastern Illinois

Ill.-Chicago 67, E. Illinois 63


CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) - Gary Talton scored 20 points Saturday night to lead Illinois-Chicago to its first road victory of the season with a 67-63 win over Eastern Illinois.

Daniel Barnes and Hayden Humes added 14 points apiece and Paris Carter 10 for the Flames (8-18), who broke a three-game slide and won their first road game after 13 losses.

Jeremy Granger scored 18 points for the Panthers (12-15), whose loss in the BracketBusters contest ended a three-game winning streak. Joey Miller and L.C. Doss added 10 points apiece.

The Flames built a 64-53 advantage with 3:45 left, but Eastern Illinois roared back with a 10-0 run capped by Doss' 3-pointer to cut it to 64-63 with 40 seconds left.

But Illinois-Chicago worked it down to 4 seconds, when Barnes sank a 3-pointer to clinch it.

The Flames shot 52 percent (25 of 48), including 56 percent in the first half.

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Illinois-Chicago (8-18) «333467
Eastern Illinois (12-15)263763

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Illinois-Chicago Flames
H. Humes, F386-90-172214
D. Williams, C152-20-05034
M. Brown, G382-50-00315
G. Talton, G387-145-573220
D. Barnes, G376-160-142114
P. Carter252-26-861210
G. Travis60-00-00000
D. Tyler20-00-00010
S. Sutter10-00-00000
Totals 25-4811-1531111267
Eastern Illinois Panthers
A. McKinnie, F233-62-48038
J. Hollowell, F201-90-03023
J. Granger, G378-152-243118
J. Miller, G324-101-153210
A. Akers, G181-30-02222
L. Doss264-80-001010
Z. Sanders190-01-20001
N. McFarlin123-30-02016
T. Jones61-20-00113
M. Herron40-10-01100
J. Piper31-20-00002
Totals 26-596-929111263
Horizon League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
N. Kentucky12-624-1187
Green Bay12-618-14158
Wright St.11-720-12115
Youngstown St.5-1313-21252
Clev. St.5-139-22260

Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Morehead St.10-614-16200
Jax. State9-720-15151
Tenn. St.8-817-13161
Tenn. Tech8-812-20277
Eastern Ky.5-1112-19248
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT Martin10-622-13164
SE Missouri St.9-715-18274
Murray St.8-816-17230
Austin Peay7-911-19261
Eastern Ill.6-1014-15265
Other games
Louisville 90 Final
DEP 82
MU 79 Final
UConn 64
Wich St 91 Final
UNLV 45 Final
N Mexico 65
Florida St 76 Final
MD 44 Final
Virginia 71
K-State 57 Final
Baylor 56
Missouri 71 Final
Tx A&M 62
SDSU 56 Final
AF 58
Ole Miss 62 Final
Kentucky 77
CLEM 52 Final
NC 74
Florida 98 Final
Arkansas 68
STMA 51 Final
GTOWN 63 Final
GONZ 65 Final
San Fran 66
TXTCH 50 Final
Kansas 83
Ohio St 51 Final
Michigan 56
ND 74 Final