Jacksonville State vs SIU-Edwardsville

Jacksonville St. 75, SIU-Edwardsville 62


EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) - Brian Williams scored 19 points and had eight assists and Jacksonville State erased a 9-point deficit early in the second half for a 75-62 victory over SIU-Edwardsville on Thursday night.

Jacksonville State (11-5, 3-2 Ohio Valley) trailed 40-31 with 17:29 left before making its comeback. Tarvin Gaines hit a pair of free throws and Jacksonville State went ahead to stay 43-42 with 13:19 left.

Four other players scored in double figures for Jacksonville State. Ronnie Boggs had 16 points, Gaines had 14, Nick Cook had 12 and Darion Rackley had 11.

Jerome Jones scored 15 points to lead SIU-Edwardsville (4-9, 0-3), and Michael Messer had 14 points and nine rebounds.

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Jacksonville State Gamecocks
N. Cook, F395-72-473312
R. Mafra, F50-00-01000
B. Williams, G378-132-238019
D. Rackley, G354-91-231411
M. Leggett, G241-40-02103
R. Boggs324-116-722216
T. Gaines135-74-441414
A. Anderson100-00-00110
C. Deanes40-00-00010
D. Moore10-00-01000
Totals 27-5115-1927171575
SIU-Edwardsville Cougars
J. Jones, F356-121-162215
D. Shaffer, F202-42-44216
K. Davis, G373-101-25618
M. Messer, G305-74-492414
R. Reed, G191-40-00342
M. Yelovich263-72-53138
T. Johnson192-50-01015
R. Lester142-30-12024
Totals 24-5210-1732161862
Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Tenn. St.11-520-11148
Tenn. Tech11-519-11134
Morehead St.11-523-14127
Eastern Ky.6-1015-16210
Jax. State4-128-23309
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT Martin10-620-15212
Murray St.10-617-14169
Eastern Ill.9-713-17271
Austin Peay7-918-18189
SE Miss. St.2-145-24342
Other games
MIST 62 Final
ARIZ 66 Final
ORE 70
STMA 78 Final