Drake vs Indiana State

Drake 67, Indiana St. 56


TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) - Richard Carter scored 15 points and Seth VanDeest had 14 as Drake won its third straight game, defeating Indiana State 67-56 on Wednesday night.

Jordan Clarke added 10 points and 10 rebounds for the Bulldogs (14-15, 7-10 Missouri Valley), and Ben Simons had 10 points and seven rebounds.

Indiana State (17-12, 9-8) got 13 points from Jake Odum, 12 from RJ Mahurin and 10 from Dawon Cummings. The Sycamores, who have a pair of wins this season over Top-25 programs (Wichita State and Creighton) and had been 7-1 at home in conference play, have lost four of their last five games.

Drake took control of the game with 11 straight points to close the first half, giving it a 27-21 lead at the break. Carter extended the margin to eight points with a layup to start the second half and the Bulldogs stretched the lead to as many as 15 points down the stretch.

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Drake Bulldogs
B. Simons, F353-132-271110
J. Clarke, F324-62-4102110
S. VanDeest, C266-72-262414
R. Carter, G315-94-524315
C. Hines, G202-74-43159
J. King210-41-25321
J. Jeffers140-00-00320
M. Mason133-30-01038
G. Ricks Jr.80-20-00000
Totals 23-5115-1934162167
Indiana State Sycamores
R. Mahurin, F294-122-320212
J. Gant, F191-51-13213
J. Odum, G334-74-645213
D. Cummings, G303-83-472310
K. Smith, G281-22-21115
L. Eitel192-60-03136
D. Brown170-13-52113
B. Burnett141-51-22124
J. Kitchell90-00-01030
R. Smith20-00-00000
Totals 16-4616-2329131856
Missouri Valley
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Wichita St.17-130-517
N. Iowa16-231-414
Illinois St.11-722-1362
Indiana St.11-715-16190
Missouri St.5-1311-20247
So. Illinois4-1412-21278
Other games
MICH 78 Final
PSU 84
GTOWN 79 Final
VT 58 Final
UM 76
USF 44 Final
OKST 64 Final
TCU 47
STJO 53 Final
STL 70
LOU 79 Final
DEP 58
ARIZ 78 Final
USC 89
SDSU 60 Final