Western Illinois vs Buffalo

W. Illinois 67, Buffalo 58

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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) - Ceola Clark scored 19 points, Don McAvoy added nine points and a career-high 11 rebounds, and Western Illinois beat Buffalo 67-58 on Friday night at the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic.

Terell Parks chipped in 12 points and Adam Link had 10 for the Leathernecks (2-1). Parks' three blocked shots moved him into fifth place all-time at Western Illinois.

Will Regan and Javon McCrea had 13 points apiece for the Bulls (1-2), and Jared Oldham scored 11.

The back-and-forth game featured six ties and 13 lead changes before Western Illinois took the lead for good shortly after halftime. A 13-3 run, capped by two McAvoy free throws, put the Leathernecks ahead 50-40, and WIU would later lead by as many as 13.

Western Illinois shot 46 percent from the field, while Buffalo made 39 percent of its shots.

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Scoreboard
Western Illinois (2-1) «313667
Buffalo (1-3)322658

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Western Illinois Leathernecks
J. Houpt, F343-80-01217
A. Link, F344-82-323410
D. McAvoy III, F323-72-411129
T. Parks, C346-150-083512
C. Clark III, G365-106-654119
J. Hawthorne183-30-02008
J. Foster60-10-03100
M. Ochereobia61-20-21012
Totals 25-5410-1534141467
 46.3%66.7% 
Buffalo Bulls
J. McCrea, F304-85-755413
W. Regan, F226-90-031113
J. Oldham, G324-111-360311
A. Nuiriankh, G302-81-23126
C. Raley-Ross, G213-70-03027
C. Downing201-21-24013
R. Thomas-Edwards150-10-03030
T. Watson141-30-02303
X. Ford80-32-25002
J. Skeete80-20-01100
R. Sebuharara00-00-00000
Totals 21-5410-1635111658
 38.9%62.5% 
Summit League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
South Dakota12-422-12116
No. Dak. St.11-519-11111
Neb.-Omaha9-718-14138
IPFW8-820-13178
Denver8-816-14211
S. Dak. St.8-818-17155
IUPUI7-914-18218
Western Ill.5-118-20325
Oral Roberts4-128-22292

Mid-American
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Akron13-427-958
Ohio10-720-11118
Kent St.10-722-14142
Buffalo10-717-15146
Bowling Green7-1013-19225
Miami (Ohio)4-1311-21301
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ball St.10-721-13169
W. Michigan10-716-16174
Toledo8-917-17156
E. Michigan7-1016-17175
N. Illinois7-1015-17239
C. Michigan6-1116-16216
 
Other games
COLO 60 Final
BAYL 58
NCST 94 Final
MASS 76
WAKE 71 Final
UCONN 77
LAF 49 Final
UK 101
NICS 54 Final
MIZZ 74
STJOE 79 Final
ND 70
UNC 78 Final
LBSU 63