EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) -- Matt Webster had 20 points and six
rebounds to lead Evansville to a 64-59 win over Missouri Valley
Conference foe Indiana State Saturday.
Evansville was able to overcome a 29-26 halftime deficit to
outscore Indiana State 38-30 in the second period and secure the
The Purple Aces took the lead 38-36 over the Sycamores (7-12,
2-6) with 13:42 left and led by as much as eight points before
Indiana State went back on top 57-55 with 3:34 left.
But about a minute later, Evansville retook the lead and held on
for the win.
Eric Gray came off the bench to score 16 points to lead the
Sycamores, which had two of their starters -- Amani Daanish and
Jerod Adler -- foul out. Also scoring in double digits for Indiana
State were David Moss with 13 and Tyson Schnitker with 12.