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Western Illinois vs UMKC

W. Illinois 68, UMKC 63

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Ceola Clark tied a career high with 27 points, including five 3-pointers, to help Western Illinois hold off UMKC for a 68-63 victory Saturday.

Clark, a sixth-year senior granted an extra year of eligibility because of injuries, was 8 of 13 from the field, including 5 of 8 from behind the arc. Terell Parks added 15 points, including a game-sealing layup with 4 seconds left, and 14 rebounds. Jack Houpt scored 11 points.

The Leathernecks (5-3, 2-0 Summit League) never trailed but saw UMKC pull within 58-57 on Alton Tanner's jumper with 3:06 to play. But Adam Link and Parks hit jumpers of their own, and Clark and Parks each made two free throws in the final minute.

Thomas Staton led the Kangaroos (3-4, 1-1) with 15 points. Nelson Kirksey added 11 and Tanner had 10.

The victory was just WIU's fourth all-time in 21 games at UMKC.

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Western Illinois Leathernecks
A. Link, F372-74-82248
J. Houpt, F364-71-120211
D. McAvoy III, F362-60-04234
T. Parks, C365-125-5142315
C. Clark III, G368-136-624127
R. Roberts-Burnett81-20-21102
J. Foster50-10-01000
M. Ochereobia40-01-22001
J. Hawthorne20-00-00110
Totals 22-4817-2430121468
 45.8%70.8% 
UMKC Kangaroos
T. Hall, F280-53-42033
K. Korver, F202-52-24027
F. Chatmon, C253-60-05146
E. Tyler, G271-52-21405
N. Rogers, G232-40-03345
T. Staton236-131-213115
N. Kirksey162-36-830111
B. Reid140-01-23031
A. Tanner144-70-010110
M. Wedel80-20-01010
C. Johnson20-00-00020
Totals 20-5015-2030112263
 40%75% 
Summit League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
S. Dak. St.9-320-647
IPFW9-320-779
Neb.-Omaha9-417-10123
IUPUI7-511-16178
No. Dak. St.6-616-10133
Denver5-813-13208
Oral Roberts5-813-14139
South Dakota4-912-15175
Western Ill.2-109-14251

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
New Mex. St.9-118-8125
Grand Canyon8-222-496
Cal-Baker.8-218-7162
Seattle6-412-12281
Utah Valley4-610-15254
UMKC3-710-15282
UT-Rio Grande Valley2-86-19343
Chicago St.0-104-23342
 
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