Missouri State vs Illinois State

Illinois St. 86, Missouri St. 50


NORMAL, Ill. (AP) - Tyler Brown scored 25 points and Jackie Carmichael added 16 points and 11 rebounds to lead Illinois State to an 86-50 victory against Missouri State on Wednesday night.

Johnny Hill had 15 points and seven rebounds for the Redbirds (17-13, 8-9 Missouri Valley), who never trailed en route to ending a three-game losing streak.

Anthony Downing scored 12 points to lead the Bears (9-21, 6-11).

Illinois State led 43-25 at halftime and poured it on in the second half. The Redbirds used a 13-0 run to take a 59-34 lead, a surge punctuated when Carmichael was fouled while converting a thunderous dunk.

During the stretch, the Bears were held scoreless for five minutes. The lead later grew to 30 points at 66-36 after a dunk by Jon Ekey, as the Redbirds' run extended to 20-2 over a seven-minute period.

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Missouri State (9-21)252550
Illinois State (17-13) «434386

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Missouri State Bears
C. Kirk, F264-60-03038
K. Pickens, F213-61-25237
A. Downing, G365-112-451312
M. Marshall, G253-72-54228
D. Williams, G171-60-02213
D. Wilson200-10-03310
N. Scheer182-40-03025
G. Thurman121-60-11102
M. Simpson101-50-02022
B. Marshall70-00-00110
T. Aromona50-20-01000
R. Carmichael31-20-01003
Totals 21-565-1232121850
Illinois State Redbirds
J. Carmichael, F326-84-7112016
J. Wilkins, F173-40-02149
T. Brown, G308-136-724025
J. Hill, G254-66-672215
A. Cousin, G181-30-12342
B. Allen242-60-01415
J. Ekey233-42-22029
K. Keane172-40-13515
Z. Upshaw80-10-02010
M. Stacho30-00-00000
J. Threloff30-00-00000
Totals 29-4918-2432211586
Missouri Valley
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Wichita St.17-131-532
Illinois St.17-128-733
So. Illinois9-917-16145
N. Iowa9-914-16162
Missouri St.7-1117-16209
Indiana St.5-1311-20233
Other games
MICH 78 Final
PSU 84
GTOWN 79 Final
VT 58 Final
USF 44 Final
OKST 64 Final
TCU 47
STJOE 53 Final
STL 70
LOU 79 Final
DEP 58
ARIZ 78 Final
USC 89
SDSU 60 Final