SIU-Edwardsville vs Chicago State

SIU-Edwardsville 81, Chicago St. 70


CHICAGO (AP) - Corey Wickware hit six 3-pointers and scored 26 points to pace Southern Illinois-Edwardsville to an 81-70 victory over Chicago State on Wednesday night.

Mark Yelovich added 20 points and Kris Davis 11 as Edwardsville (10-17) closed its season by winning three of four. SIUE hit 51 percent (29 of 57) and connected on 10 of 18 3-pointers.

Lee Fisher and Jeremy Robinson posted double-doubles for Chicago State (4-25), which has lost three in a row. Fisher had 16 points and 10 rebounds, while Robinson scored 10 and grabbed 12 boards.

Ardarius Simmons added 15 points and Matt Samuels 14 for Chicago State, which was limited to 38 percent shooting.

Chicago State led by 11 midway through the first half but fell behind 43-34 at intermission.

Edwardsville, whose lead topped out at 14 points with 6:45 remaining, has joined the Ohio Valley and will be eligible for postseason play next year.

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SIU-Edwardsville Cougars
M. Yelovich, F328-154-791320
D. Shaffer, F174-71-15059
J. Jones, F100-40-01040
K. Davis, G343-72-247111
C. Wickware, G307-96-643126
K. Stineman222-60-33105
Z. Schneider162-20-04104
R. Reed130-10-12200
C. Joy122-40-03204
M. Birts71-10-00112
D. Boarden70-10-01010
K. Heck10-00-00020
Totals 29-5713-2039181881
Chicago State Cougars
L. Fisher, F338-160-0101316
J. Robinson, F313-74-5120110
D. Nelson, F132-30-04035
A. Simmons, G404-194-436315
C. Rosenberg, G293-72-34138
M. Samuels285-113-513314
Q. Ukaigwe131-10-04012
J. Anderson60-30-00000
A. Williams50-20-00010
N. Henry00-00-00000
Totals 26-6913-1738111870
Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Jax. State4-112-8150
Tenn. St.3-212-692
Morehead St.3-27-11259
Tenn. Tech3-27-13327
Eastern Ky.1-48-12247
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Murray St.4-110-9197
UT Martin2-312-8147
SE Miss. St.2-37-13302
Austin Peay2-36-13281
Eastern Ill.1-49-9261

Western Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
New Mex. St.4-017-272
Grand Canyon2-112-7180
Utah Valley1-28-9222
UT-Rio Grande Valley1-39-12280
Chicago St.1-35-15238
Other games
UMass 88 Final
Temple 90
MU 61 Final
Cincinnati 72
S Florida 58 Final
Louisville 51
MD 64 Final
NC 88
Iowa St 72 Final
Missouri 78
Ohio St 75 Final
Nwstern 73
SDSU 66 Final
Boise St 53
UNLV 59 Final
Colo St 66