Eastern Illinois vs Saint Louis

Saint Louis 72, E. Illinois 45

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ST. LOUIS (AP) - Mike McCall Jr. scored 13 points, including three 3-pointers, to lead Saint Louis to its fourth straight win, 72-45 over Eastern Illinois on Wednesday night.

McCall was 4 of 8 from the field. Dwayne Evans and John Manning added nine points apiece for the Billikens (7-3), who shot 58 percent from the field and also improved upon their Atlantic 10-leading scoring defense. Saint Louis came in allowing just 59.4 points per game.

Freshman Alex Austin scored a game-high 17 points for the Panthers (3-9), who lost their fifth straight. Eastern Illinois took only six foul shots and missed four of them, and Saint Louis turned the Panthers' 14 turnovers into 22 points.

Saint Louis never trailed, opening with a 21-5 run en route to a 37-20 halftime lead. The Billikens led by as many as 29 in the second half and improved to 6-1 all-time against Eastern Illinois.

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Eastern Illinois Panthers
J. Piper, F322-50-02145
S. Blanford, F203-90-04236
A. Akers, G351-50-11212
A. Austin, G276-82-310417
T. Jones, G261-30-01233
M. Herron170-40-02110
A. Lubsey141-20-00112
M. Woods122-40-24204
C. Harvey102-30-02214
K. Anderson71-10-01102
Totals 19-442-619141845
 43.2%33.3% 
Saint Louis Billikens
D. Evans, F242-54-65409
R. Loe, F192-52-20116
C. Remekun, F153-32-23118
M. McCall Jr., G284-82-223113
J. Jett, G233-30-12327
C. Ellis222-40-01006
J. Barnett212-53-34238
K. Carter212-21-31116
J. Manning173-33-43019
G. Glaze80-10-05000
S. Duff10-10-00000
J. LePak10-00-00000
Totals 23-4017-2330151072
 57.5%73.9% 
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Tenn. Tech11-519-11134
Morehead St.11-523-14127
Eastern Ky.6-1015-16210
Jax. State4-128-23309
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UT Martin10-620-15212
Murray St.10-617-14169
Eastern Ill.9-713-17271
Austin Peay7-918-18189
SIUE3-136-22305
SE Miss. St.2-145-24342

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Dayton14-425-822
St. Bona.14-422-930
VCU14-425-1137
Saint Joes13-528-821
Geo. Wash.11-728-1068
Davidson10-820-1364
Rhode Island9-917-15120
Fordham8-1017-14176
Richmond7-1116-16121
Duquesne6-1217-17162
UMass6-1214-18170
George Mason5-1311-21202
Saint Louis5-1311-21206
La Salle4-149-22233
 
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