Scores

Final

Illinois State 71

(9-4, 1-1 MVC)

S Illinois 86

(4-9, 1-1 MVC)

    Coverage: FOXCS/ESPN3

    3:00 PM ET, January 1, 2012

    SIU Arena, Carbondale, Illinois

    1 2 T
    ILST 32 3971
    SIU 40 4686

    Top Performers

    Illinois State: J. Ekey 13 Pts, 13 Reb

    Southern Illinois: T. Setty 20 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    S. Illinois 86, Illinois St. 71

    Associated Press

    CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Treg Setty had 20 points and seven rebounds, and T.J. Lindsay added 18 points on six 3-pointers to lead Southern Illinois to an 86-71 victory against Illinois State on Sunday.

    Josh Swan had 15 points and seven rebounds for the Salukis (4-9, 1-1 Missouri Valley), who never trailed en route to their fourth win in the last five meetings between the schools.

    Tyler Brown scored 15 points and Jon Ekey added 13 points and 13 rebounds for the Redbirds (9-4, 1-1). Illinois State has scored 60 or more points in 10 games this year; this was its first loss.

    Setty's point total was a season high. The freshman forward started for the first time in six games.

    Southern Illinois led 40-32 at intermission and opened the second half with a 19-5 run to take permanent control. Setty had seven points during the surge.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    ILST
    SIU
    Points 71 86
    FG Made-Attempted 24-53 (.453) 31-61 (.508)
    3P Made-Attempted 10-23 (.435) 8-17 (.471)
    FT Made-Attempted 13-16 (.813) 16-25 (.640)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 22

    2011-12 Season

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