Northern Illinois vs SIU-Edwardsville

SIU-Edwardsville 64, N. Illinois 62


EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) - Mark Yelovich's basket as time ran out gave Southern Illinois-Edwardsville a 64-62 win over Northern Illinois on Saturday.

The Cougars (8-16) rallied from a 12-point deficit in their season home finale behind Yelovich, who scored 15 of his 22 points in the second half.

Kris Davis scored 14 points for Southern Illinois-Edwardsville, which has three road games remaining.

Abdel Nader and Tony Nixon had 12 points each for Northern Illinois (3-22), which fell to 0-11 on the road this season. Nader also had a game-high eight rebounds.

The Huskies tied the game at 62 with 27 seconds left on Aksel Bolin's layup before Yelovich's game-winning shot.

The game was part of the BracketBusters series.

Copyright 2017 by STATS LLC and The Associated Press. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and The Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
Conversation powered by Livefyre
Northern Illinois (3-22)342862
SIU-Edwardsville (8-16) «244064

Related Video


CBSSports Shop

Men's Nike White Villanova Wildcats 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball National Champions Locker Room T-Shirt

Villanova Wildcats 2016 National Champs
Get the Locker Room Gear!
Shop Now

Northern Illinois Huskies
A. Nader, F294-114-483212
K. Gray, F161-30-02132
K. Gray, F152-61-12145
A. Bolin, G264-60-14028
S. Berg, G212-30-01136
T. Storm310-46-65416
T. Nixon244-81-140212
M. Ford204-50-04239
A. Christian140-30-03000
J. Jackson41-20-00012
Totals 22-5112-1333122162
SIU-Edwardsville Cougars
M. Yelovich, F327-117-1051022
C. Wickware, G372-111-23417
K. Davis, G294-83-622314
K. Stineman, G261-32-22205
D. Boarden, G71-10-01012
J. Jones253-71-27037
D. Shaffer252-21-24055
R. Reed90-02-21232
C. Joy70-10-00100
Z. Schneider20-00-00000
M. Birts10-00-00000
Totals 20-4417-2627121664
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Kent St.10-722-14142
Bowling Green7-1013-19225
Miami (Ohio)4-1311-21301
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ball St.10-721-13169
W. Michigan10-716-16174
E. Michigan7-1016-17175
N. Illinois7-1015-17239
C. Michigan6-1116-16216

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