Illinois State vs Northwestern

Northwestern 72, Illinois St. 69

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SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, Texas (AP) - Drew Crawford had 20 points and nine rebounds for Northwestern, leading the Wildcats to a thrilling 72-69 overtime victory Saturday night over Illinois State at the South Padre Island Invitational Tournament.

After Crawford hit a bucket with 25 seconds left and give Northwestern (6-0) a 3-point lead at 55-52, Tyler Brown came through in the clutch for the Redbirds, nailing a 3-pointer to make it 55-all with 10 seconds to go.

In overtime, Brown brought Illinois State (5-1) closer once again, sinking a 3-pointer with 6 seconds left to cut the Wildcats lead to a bucket, 71-69. Crawford hit a free throw after Brown fouled him to make it 72-69 and time expired after Brown turned it over on the ensuing possession.

Brown scored 36 points, making 12-of-20 shot attempts including seven 3-point baskets.

Jackie Carmichael had a double-double with 13 points and 12 rebounds in the loss for Illinois State.

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Illinois State Redbirds
J. Carmichael, F365-113-10120313
J. Ekey, F242-50-04215
T. Brown, G3612-205-722336
B. Allen, G291-100-04123
K. Keane, G291-20-13942
J. Hill261-12-22044
J. Wilkins231-40-03013
N. Zeisloft141-30-01033
J. Threloff80-10-03010
Totals 24-5710-2039142269
 42.1%50% 
Northwestern Wildcats
J. Swopshire, F403-78-8102015
A. Olah, C90-10-00110
D. Sobolewski, G434-86-801316
D. Crawford, G416-205-691320
R. Hearn, G354-92-361212
M. Turner361-50-010432
T. Demps131-62-21014
A. Marcotullio51-10-01023
K. Abrahamson30-20-00000
Totals 20-5923-2742101572
 33.9%85.2% 
Missouri Valley
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Wichita St.15-125-440
Illinois St.15-123-534
N. Iowa9-714-13133
So. Illinois8-815-14177
Loyola-Chi.7-917-12149
Missouri St.7-916-13207
Evansville5-1114-15195
Bradley5-1110-19227
Drake5-117-21294
Indiana St.4-1210-18221

Big Ten
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Purdue11-322-521
Wisconsin11-322-527
Maryland10-422-519
Northwestern9-520-737
Minnesota8-620-723
Michigan St.8-616-1142
Michigan7-717-1052
Iowa6-814-13115
Penn St.6-814-1375
Nebraska6-812-1473
Illinois5-915-1266
Indiana5-915-1291
Ohio St.5-1015-1381
Rutgers2-1313-15152
 
Other games
MEMP 52 Final
NIOWA 47
VCU 65 Final
MIZZ 68
IAST 70 Final
UNLV 82
CHRL 63 Final
BAYL 59
DUKE 76 Final
LOU 71
CINCY 77 Final
ORE 66
AZST 73 Final
CREI 87