CHICAGO -- Quinton Pippen scored 19 points and Chicago State defeated Houston Baptist 81-56 on Saturday.
Clarke Rosenberg had 12 points, Matt Ross scored 11 and Corey Gray had 10 points for the Cougars (6-14, 1-1 Great West). Chicago State was 15 of 28 from 3-point range, led by Pippen who was 5 for 8. The Cougars shot 44 percent overall.
Art Bernardi led the Huskies (4-14, 0-3) with 21 points and 13 rebounds. Houston Baptist made only two 3-point shots in 15 tries.
The Huskies shot 38 percent from the field.
With the Suns drafting Tyler Ulis, they now have five guards on their roster who attended Kentucky.
NBA fans will be looking forward to their newest players making plays like this next season.
Tim Legler and Brad Daugherty analyze Ben Simmons and Brandon Ingram, the top two picks in the NBA draft, and agree that Simmons will have a more immediate impact.
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