Toledo vs Eastern Illinois

Toledo 67, E. Illinois 59

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CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) - Rian Pierson had 22 points and nine rebounds to lead Toledo to a 67-59 win over Eastern Illinois Saturday night.

Dominique Buckley scored 13 points for the Rockets (3-6). Julius Brown and Matt Smith added 10 points for Toledo, which has played eight of its nine games on the road.

Alex Austin scored 21 points to lead Eastern Illinois (3-8). Josh Piper added 17 points and Sherman Blanford scored 10 for EIU.

The Rockets led by as many as 13 points in the second half. Piper's 3-pointer with 1:25 left got the Panthers within 63-59, but they didn't score again.

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Toledo Rockets
M. Smith, F294-51-230310
N. Boothe, C283-70-16046
D. Buckley, G384-82-244113
J. Brown, G364-61-235010
R. Pearson, G369-124-992322
R. Holliday212-31-21026
R. Wonnell60-00-02000
J. Lemons40-20-00110
A. Mathew20-10-00000
Totals 26-449-1830121467
 59.1%50% 
Eastern Illinois Panthers
J. Piper, F355-92-254317
S. Blanford, F253-54-461210
A. Akers, G380-40-03340
T. Jones, G341-50-04233
A. Austin, G327-153-461121
M. Woods142-64-70138
C. Harvey80-10-00000
K. Anderson60-10-01010
M. Herron50-40-01010
A. Lubsey30-00-00000
Totals 18-5013-1728121859
 36%76.5% 
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EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Akron4-014-355
Ohio3-111-4106
Kent St.1-39-8239
Miami (Ohio)1-38-9288
Bowling Green1-37-10251
Buffalo1-37-10176
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
E. Michigan3-111-6155
N. Illinois3-111-6212
Ball St.2-211-6247
Toledo2-29-8131
W. Michigan2-26-10243
C. Michigan1-311-6156

Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Belmont5-011-4102
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
SIUE0-55-14324
 
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GTOWN 46
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NCST 80
UMES 60 Final
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LOU 99
LOYC 61 Final
MIST 73
COLO 54 Final
KAN 90
TNST 38 Final
MIZZ 68
TEMP 67 Final
DUKE 90
MOST 42 Final
OKST 62
CCSU 69 Final
IND 100
BRO 57 Final
ND 84
MONM 56 Final
SYR 108
ETSU 55 Final
UNC 78
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USC 57