Eastern Illinois vs Bradley

Bradley 76, E. Illinois 53

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PEORIA, Ill. (AP) - Tyshon Pickett had 23 points and eight rebounds and Will Egolf and Dyricus Simms-Edwards added 11 each as Bradley defeated Eastern Illinois 76-53 on Friday night in the season opener for both teams.

Pickett, a junior-college transfer making his debut for the Braves, shot 9 of 12 from the floor.

Morris Woods scored 14 points and Alex Austin 13 for the Panthers.

Egolf, a sixth-year senior who missed all of 2011-12 with a knee injury, added three rebounds and two steals in 22 minutes.

Bradley shot 57.7 percent (15 of 26) in the first half en route to a 38-22 lead at intermission. A 20-3 run gave the Braves control.

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Scoreboard
Eastern Illinois (0-1)223153
Bradley (1-0) «383876

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Eastern Illinois Panthers
J. Piper, F322-82-23016
S. Blanford, F212-52-32136
A. Akers, G352-70-02116
A. Austin, G255-80-110213
T. Jones, G241-40-01003
M. Woods253-58-1084414
R. McGhee140-70-03230
C. Harvey111-30-00003
M. Herron111-20-02042
A. Lubsey20-00-00000
Totals 17-4912-162581853
 34.7%75% 
Bradley Braves
T. Pickett, F309-125-780223
W. Egolf, C225-60-030211
J. Eastman, G342-31-35725
D. Simms-Edwards, G304-92-254111
W. Lemon Jr., G214-90-01139
J. Crawford223-70-02206
J. Prosser183-53-36029
K. Bell100-00-01210
S. Shayok60-00-01010
M. Alwan20-00-00000
D. Harris20-00-00000
J. Gavin10-10-00000
M. Knezevic10-02-21002
N. Wells10-00-00000
Totals 30-5213-1735161476
 57.7%76.5% 
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EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Belmont15-123-760
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
SIUE1-156-24333

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Wichita St.17-131-532
Illinois St.17-128-733
So. Illinois9-917-16145
N. Iowa9-914-16162
Loyola-Chi.8-1018-14182
Missouri St.7-1117-16209
Bradley7-1113-20220
Evansville6-1216-17188
Indiana St.5-1311-20233
Drake5-137-24314
 
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BAYL 99
MIST 62 Final
UCONN 66
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FSU 71
UMOH 59 Final
NCST 97
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MU 0
GWEB 59 Final
UNC 76
BRY 54 Final
IND 97
SEMO 55 Final
KAN 74
UNT 51 Final
CREI 71
NULL 62 Final
MICH 100
MD 69 Final
UK 72
SOUT 65 Final
GONZ 103
GTOWN 23 Canc.
FLA 27
IAST 59 Final
UCLA 86