Georgia Southern vs Bradley

Bradley 62, Georgia Southern 43


PEORIA, Ill. (AP) - Tyshon Pickett scored 17 points and pulled down a career-high 11 rebounds, and Bradley rode a pair of scoring runs to a 62-43 victory over Georgia Southern on Monday night in the opening round of the Continental Tire Las Vegas Classic.

Will Egolf added 12 points and eight rebounds for the Braves (7-2), who matched their win total from the entire 2011-12 season, when they were 7-25. Georgia Southern's 43 points were the fewest Bradley has allowed since a 52-42 win over Indiana State in 2004.

C.J. Reed led the Eagles (4-6) with 10 points and Cleon Roberts scored nine. Georgia Southern shot 35 percent from the field and made just three of its 11 free throws.

Bradley went on an 11-0 run midway through the first half en route to a 29-18 halftime lead. Later, the Braves scored 14 unanswered points to lead 59-40 and clinch the win.

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E. Ferguson, F252-80-47244
C. Baskerville, F232-51-15135
T. Bussey, G383-120-24328
C. Reed, G363-101-242110
C. Roberts, G364-90-03139
M. Baynham131-20-04122
C. Daniels111-11-21003
S. Mike100-00-01030
K. Dunnican81-10-00022
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Bradley Braves
J. Eastman, F301-70-04303
T. Pickett, F294-119-11111417
W. Egolf, C225-90-080312
D. Simms-Edwards, G341-71-25313
W. Lemon Jr., G304-110-03328
J. Prosser192-45-66009
J. Crawford181-60-00023
S. Shayok61-22-32024
K. Bell31-10-00002
M. Alwan20-00-01000
J. Gavin20-00-00000
M. Knezevic20-11-22001
N. Wells20-00-00010
D. Harris10-00-00000
Totals 20-5918-2445101562
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