St. Francis (N.Y.) vs Illinois

Illinois 89, St. Francis (NY) 64

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CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) - Tyler Griffey scored 17 points and Tracy Abrams had 15, leading Illinois to an 89-64 win over St. Francis (N.Y.) Monday night.

Brandon Paul added 14 points and six assists for the Illini (2-0).

Akeem Johnson led St. Francis (1-1) with 13 points, Ben Mockford added 12 and Jalen Cannon had 11 rebounds.

Illinois couldn't shake the Terriers early, but closed the first half on a 15-0 run to take a 45-25 lead. The Illini held St. Francis scoreless for 7:11 during the spurt.

Illinois had only eight turnovers, something that concerned first-year coach John Groce during exhibition play.

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Scoreboard
St. Francis (N.Y.) (1-1)253964
Illinois (2-0) «454489

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St. Francis (N.Y.) Terriers
J. Cannon, F304-70-011028
K. Douglas, F253-40-14027
B. Mockford, G275-130-110212
A. Johnson, G264-85-621113
B. Jones, G191-20-02522
D. Calloway201-83-42125
A. Isailovic182-30-02206
M. Milk111-10-00002
T. Nichols91-20-01122
A. White70-10-01100
P. Santavenere31-20-00123
L. Ulmer30-11-20111
M. Trivic21-10-00003
Totals 24-539-1430131664
 45.3%64.3% 
Illinois Fighting Illini
T. Griffey, F237-100-050117
N. Egwu, C224-72-353210
T. Abrams, G306-131-124115
D. Richardson, G263-80-04038
B. Paul, G234-116-1036114
J. Bertrand213-50-05227
M. Henry131-30-01003
S. McLaurin131-12-43134
D. Langford100-20-02000
M. LaTulip82-42-20007
M. Shaw61-11-23014
I. Djimde30-00-00000
K. Berardini20-00-00100
Totals 32-6514-2235171489
 49.2%63.6% 
Northeast
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Mt St Marys14-420-16150
LIU-Brooklyn13-520-12224
Wagner11-716-14245
St. Fran.-Pa.11-717-17257
Robert Morris9-914-19240
Bryant9-912-20286
F. Dickinson9-911-19273
Sacred Heart8-1013-19304
CCSU4-146-23344
St. Fran.-NY2-164-27348

Big Ten
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Purdue14-427-819
Wisconsin12-627-1036
Maryland12-624-934
Minnesota11-724-1020
Michigan10-826-1225
Northwestern10-824-1251
Michigan St.10-820-1550
Iowa10-819-1581
Illinois8-1020-1564
Indiana7-1018-1679
Ohio St.7-1117-1590
Penn St.6-1215-18101
Nebraska6-1212-19108
Rutgers3-1515-18172
 
Other games
BUF 68 Final
FSU 95
NDST 61 Final
IND 87
MONM 57 Final
ND 84
NFLA 66 Final
MEMP 81
IUPU 54 Final
MICH 91
NAU 54 Final
UNLV 92
WVU 50 Final
GONZ 84