Western Illinois vs Eastern Illinois

W. Illinois 57, E. Illinois 45


CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) - Adam Link scored 15 points and Ceola Clark added 14 as Western Illinois defeated Eastern Illinois 57-45 on Wednesday night.

Terrell Parks had 11 points, eight rebounds and six blocked shots for the Leathernecks (6-3).

Malcolm Herron led the Panthers (3-7), with eight points, and three players added seven points each.

A 20-4 run during a second-half stretch of 9:58 gave Western Illinois control.

Parks had seven points and Jack Houpt keyed the rally. Eastern Illinois shot 2 for 8 from the floor and had five turnovers during the stretch, which gave the Leathernecks a 49-38 cushion with 2:30 remaining.

Houpt had nine points.

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Eastern Illinois (3-7)271845

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Western Illinois Leathernecks
J. Houpt, F383-50-06009
A. Link, F364-57-951115
D. McAvoy III, F321-54-92236
T. Parks, C304-83-581311
C. Clark III, G363-67-832114
R. Roberts-Burnett110-20-00100
M. Ochereobia71-10-12012
J. Foster50-00-20010
J. Hawthorne50-00-02010
Totals 16-3221-342971157
Eastern Illinois Panthers
J. Piper, F313-100-03037
S. Blanford, F232-60-15414
A. Akers, G303-40-00327
T. Jones, G272-50-02134
M. Woods, G223-80-22026
M. Herron242-83-44028
A. Austin133-31-10027
C. Harvey121-20-00012
K. Anderson90-10-04020
A. Lubsey90-00-01020
Totals 19-474-82482045
Summit League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
South Dakota12-422-12116
No. Dak. St.11-519-11111
S. Dak. St.8-818-17155
Western Ill.5-118-20325
Oral Roberts4-128-22292

Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Morehead St.10-614-16200
Jax. State9-720-15151
Tenn. St.8-817-13161
Tenn. Tech8-812-20277
Eastern Ky.5-1112-19248
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT Martin10-622-13164
SE Missouri St.9-715-18274
Murray St.8-816-17230
Austin Peay7-911-19261
Eastern Ill.6-1014-15265
Other games
FLA 72 Final
FSU 47
UAPB 44 Final
USF 49 Final
USC 67 Final
GONZ 71 Final
WSU 69