Eastern Illinois vs Northern Illinois

E. Illinois 67, N. Illinois 55


DeKALB, Ill. (AP) - Jeremy Granger scored 16 points and contributed six assists Sunday to lead Eastern Illinois past Northern Illinois 67-55.

Granger scored most of his points from the free-throw line, where he was 10 for 11. That nearly matched Northern Illinois' team output of 11 for 13.

Alfonzo McKinnie added 12 points for the Panthers (2-1).

Northern Illinois led 47-45 after Tyler Storm's basket with 8:11 to play. But the Huskies (0-3) went nearly six minutes without a field goal while Eastern Illinois went on a 16-1 run to put the game away.

Abdel Nader led Northern Illinois with 11 points and Storm finished with 10.

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Eastern Illinois Panthers
Z. Sanders, F241-44-63146
L. Doss, F223-70-00138
T. Jones, F183-60-01018
J. Granger, G373-810-1136016
A. McKinnie, G325-72-460212
J. Miller151-24-41107
J. Piper140-41-28101
A. Akers120-30-00200
M. Herron123-80-00017
J. Hollowell70-30-01020
M. Woods41-10-01012
N. McFarlin30-00-00000
Totals 20-5321-2731121467
Northern Illinois Huskies
A. Nader, F284-131-220311
K. Gray, F211-32-23044
A. Bolin, G240-20-06110
A. Christian, G243-80-06248
M. Ford, G233-52-23409
T. Toler223-83-45039
Z. Miller180-20-01420
T. Storm174-81-130010
S. Berg80-30-01120
K. Gray80-02-21112
J. Jackson31-20-01002
T. Nixon30-00-00010
D. Barnette10-00-00000
Totals 19-5411-1338132155
Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Jax. State0-07-3133
Tenn. Tech0-07-4126
Tenn. St.0-05-3182
Eastern Ky.0-04-6317
Morehead St.0-03-6254
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Murray St.0-06-282
SE Missouri St.0-06-4256
Austin Peay0-04-5267
UT Martin0-03-7327
Eastern Ill.0-02-6287

EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Bowling Green0-07-4187
Miami (Ohio)0-06-4107
Kent St.0-05-5264
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
C. Michigan0-08-157
E. Michigan0-07-2232
Ball St.0-06-475
N. Illinois0-06-4204
W. Michigan0-06-4169
Other games
Old Dom 52 Final
Kentucky 62
COPS 70 Final
UConn 87
MS Val St 75 Final
NC 101
USA 39 Final
Florida St 80
Purdue 56 Final
Alabama 65
Ole Miss 66 Final
MU 96