EVAN
SILL

No Text

Pippen, Cook carry S. Illinois over Evansville 78-73

CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) Kavion Pippen had 18 points to lead five Southern Illinois players in double figures as the Salukis narrowly defeated Evansville 78-73 on Saturday night.

Aaron Cook added 15 points for the Salukis. Sean Lloyd Jr. chipped in 14, Armon Fletcher scored 13 and Eric McGill had 12. Cook also had seven assists for the Salukis, while Lloyd posted eight rebounds.

Marty Hill had 20 points for the Purple Aces (10-15, 4-8 Missouri Valley Conference). Dainius Chatkevicius added 13 points and 10 rebounds. K.J. Riley had 11 points.

Southern Illinois (13-12, 6-6) plays Drake at home on Tuesday. Evansville plays Missouri State at home on Wednesday.

---

For more AP college basketball coverage: https://apnews.com/Collegebasketball and http://twitter.com/AP-Top25

---

This was generated by Automated Insights, http://www.automatedinsights.com/ap, using data from STATS LLC, https://www.stats.com

Copyright 2019 by AP. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of AP is strictly prohibited.

Key Players
Min. Per Game
Pts. Per Game
Ast. Per Game
Reb. Per Game
Field Goal %
Three Point %
Free Throw %
  K.J. Riley missed 3-pt. jump shot 3.0
+ 1 Armon Fletcher made 2nd of 2 free throws 8.0
+ 1 Armon Fletcher made free throw 8.0
  Personal foul on Marty Hill 8.0
+ 3 Marty Hill made 3-pt. jump shot 9.0
+ 1 Aaron Cook made 2nd of 2 free throws 15.0
  Aaron Cook missed 1st of 2 free throws 15.0
  Personal foul on Marty Hill 15.0
+ 3 K.J. Riley made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Shamar Givance 17.0
  Defensive rebound by Evan Kuhlman 25.0
  Sean Lloyd Jr. missed 2nd of 2 free throws 25.0
Team Stats
Points 0 0
Field Goals 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
3-Pointers 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Free Throws 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Total Rebounds 0 0
Offensive 0 0
Defensive 0 0
Team 0 0
Assists 0 0
Steals 0 0
Blocks 0 0
Turnovers 0 0
Fouls 0 0
Technicals 0 0
12T
away team logo Evansville 10-15 304373
home team logo S. Illinois 13-12 354378
Team Stats
away team logo Evansville 10-15 69.8 PPG 36.7 RPG 12.3 APG
home team logo S. Illinois 13-12 68.6 PPG 36.7 RPG 13.7 APG
Key Players
33
K. Riley 13.6 PPG 5.0 RPG 3.0 APG 42.5 FG%
22
A. Fletcher 16.5 PPG 6.1 RPG 1.5 APG 51.3 FG%
Top Scorers
PTS REB AST
PTS REB AST
0 FG% 0
0 3PT FG% 0
0 FT% 0
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB