(12) W Kentucky 76

(25-8, 15-3 Sun Belt)

(5) Illinois 72

(24-10, 11-7 Big Ten)

    10:18 PM ET, March 19, 2009

    Moda Center, Portland, Oregon

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    #12WKU 37 3976
    #5ILL 28 4472

    Top Performers

    Western Kentucky: O. Mendez-Valdez 11 Pts, 7 Reb, 6 Ast, 2 Stl

    Illinois: T. Meacham 24 Pts, 3 Reb, 3 Ast, 4 Stl

    1st Half Play-By-Play

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    1st Half Summary

    19:46 0-0Mike Tisdale Turnover.
    19:44Jeremy Evans Steal.0-0 
    19:36Steffphon Pettigrew Turnover.0-0 
    19:10 0-2Mike Davis made Two Point Jumper.
    18:58A.J. Slaughter made Two Point Layup.2-2 
    18:39 2-2Demetri McCamey missed Three Point Jumper.
    18:39Steffphon Pettigrew Defensive Rebound.2-2 
    18:30A.J. Slaughter missed Three Point Jumper.2-2 
    18:30Sergio Kerusch Offensive Rebound.2-2 
    18:25Sergio Kerusch Turnover.2-2 
    18:24 2-2Demetri McCamey Steal.
    18:15 2-2Demetri McCamey missed Three Point Jumper.
    18:15Orlando Mendez-Valdez Defensive Rebound.2-2 
    18:04Jeremy Evans missed Two Point Jumper.2-2 
    18:04 2-2Calvin Brock Defensive Rebound.
    17:48 2-2Demetri McCamey missed Two Point Layup.
    17:48Jeremy Evans Block.2-2 
    17:46Sergio Kerusch Defensive Rebound.2-2 
    17:41 2-2Foul on Demetri McCamey
    17:36Sergio Kerusch missed Two Point Jumper.2-2 
    17:36 2-2Calvin Brock Defensive Rebound.
    17:17 2-2Demetri McCamey Turnover.
    17:16Orlando Mendez-Valdez Steal.2-2 
    17:07Orlando Mendez-Valdez Turnover.2-2 
    17:05 2-2Trent Meacham Steal.
    16:59 2-4Trent Meacham made Two Point Layup.
    16:31Sergio Kerusch missed Two Point Jumper.2-4 
    16:31 2-4Mike Davis Defensive Rebound.
    16:27Foul on D.J. Magley2-4 
    16:17 2-4Mike Tisdale missed Two Point Jumper.
    16:17Orlando Mendez-Valdez Defensive Rebound.2-4 
    16:09Steffphon Pettigrew made Two Point Layup.4-4 
    15:58 4-4Alex Legion missed Two Point Jumper.
    15:58D.J. Magley Defensive Rebound.4-4 
    15:47Steffphon Pettigrew made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Anthony Sally.7-4 
    15:28 7-4Mike Davis missed Two Point Jumper.
    15:28A.J. Slaughter Defensive Rebound.7-4 
    15:15Steffphon Pettigrew missed Two Point Jumper.7-4 
    15:15 7-4Trent Meacham Defensive Rebound.
    15:08 7-4Trent Meacham missed Two Point Jumper.
    15:08Orlando Mendez-Valdez Defensive Rebound.7-4 
    15:04 7-4Foul on Trent Meacham
    15:04Official TV Timeout.
    14:47Orlando Mendez-Valdez missed Three Point Jumper.7-4 
    14:47D.J. Magley Offensive Rebound.7-4 
    14:43D.J. Magley made Two Point Layup.9-4 
    14:27 9-6Trent Meacham made Two Point Jumper.
    14:04A.J. Slaughter missed Three Point Jumper.9-6 
    14:04 9-6Mike Davis Defensive Rebound.
    13:58Foul on A.J. Slaughter9-6 
    13:38 9-8Demetri McCamey made Two Point Layup.
    13:22Jeremy Evans missed Two Point Layup.9-8 
    13:22 9-8Jeff Jordan Defensive Rebound.
    13:13 9-10Mike Davis made Two Point Layup. Assisted by Demetri McCamey.
    13:00Anthony Sally Turnover.9-10 
    12:59 9-10Trent Meacham Steal.
    12:56 9-10Trent Meacham Turnover.
    12:55Orlando Mendez-Valdez Steal.9-10 
    12:50Orlando Mendez-Valdez made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by A.J. Slaughter.12-10 
    12:33Foul on Steffphon Pettigrew12-10 
    12:33 12-11Jeff Jordan made Free Throw.
    12:33 12-11Jeff Jordan missed Free Throw.
    12:33Sergio Kerusch Defensive Rebound.12-11 
    12:09Orlando Mendez-Valdez made Three Point Jumper.15-11 
    11:49Foul on Jeremy Evans15-11 
    11:49Official TV Timeout.
    11:45 15-11Trent Meacham missed Two Point Jumper.
    11:45Sergio Kerusch Defensive Rebound.15-11 
    11:29A.J. Slaughter missed Two Point Jumper.15-11 
    11:29 15-11Calvin Brock Defensive Rebound.
    11:21 15-11Trent Meacham missed Three Point Jumper.
    11:21Sergio Kerusch Defensive Rebound.15-11 
    11:12Sergio Kerusch made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Orlando Mendez-Valdez.18-11 
    10:48 18-11Mike Tisdale missed Two Point Jumper.
    10:48Sergio Kerusch Defensive Rebound.18-11 
    10:34Steffphon Pettigrew missed Two Point Layup.18-11 
    10:34 18-11Mike Tisdale Block.
    10:32 18-11Mike Davis Defensive Rebound.
    10:27 18-13Calvin Brock made Two Point Layup. Assisted by Demetri McCamey.
    10:05A.J. Slaughter made Three Point Jumper.21-13 
    9:53 21-13Demetri McCamey missed Two Point Layup.
    9:53 21-13Illinois Offensive Rebound.
    9:38 21-13Mike Tisdale missed Two Point Jumper.
    9:38Matt Maresca Defensive Rebound.21-13 
    9:36 21-13Foul on Mike Tisdale
    9:04Sergio Kerusch missed Three Point Jumper.21-13 
    9:04D.J. Magley Offensive Rebound.21-13 
    9:00D.J. Magley made Two Point Tip Shot.23-13 
    8:38 23-13Calvin Brock missed Three Point Jumper.
    8:38Anthony Sally Defensive Rebound.23-13 
    8:28Sergio Kerusch made Two Point Dunk Shot. Assisted by Anthony Sally.25-13 
    8:28Illinois 30 Second Timeout.
    8:10 25-13Jeff Jordan Turnover.
    8:08D.J. Magley Steal.25-13 
    8:05Sergio Kerusch missed Two Point Layup.25-13 
    8:05 25-13Calvin Brock Block.
    8:03Matt Maresca Offensive Rebound.25-13 
    7:58Matt Maresca made Two Point Tip Shot.27-13 
    7:42 27-15Dominique Keller made Two Point Jumper.
    7:25A.J. Slaughter missed Three Point Jumper.27-15 
    7:25Sergio Kerusch Offensive Rebound.27-15 
    7:19 27-15Foul on Calvin Brock
    7:19Official TV Timeout.
    7:19Sergio Kerusch missed Free Throw.27-15 
    7:19Sergio Kerusch missed Free Throw.27-15 
    7:19 27-15Calvin Brock Defensive Rebound.
    7:00 27-17Mike Davis made Two Point Jumper. Assisted by Trent Meacham.
    6:39Sergio Kerusch missed Two Point Jumper.27-17 
    6:39 27-17Calvin Brock Defensive Rebound.
    6:31 27-17Mike Davis missed Two Point Jumper.
    6:31Orlando Mendez-Valdez Defensive Rebound.27-17 
    6:23Steffphon Pettigrew made Two Point Layup.29-17 
    6:09 29-17Trent Meacham missed Three Point Jumper.
    6:09Anthony Sally Defensive Rebound.29-17 
    6:01Anthony Sally made Two Point Layup.31-17 
    5:46 31-17Calvin Brock missed Two Point Jumper.
    5:46 31-17Trent Meacham Offensive Rebound.
    5:41 31-20Trent Meacham made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Mike Davis.
    5:09Orlando Mendez-Valdez missed Three Point Jumper.31-20 
    5:09 31-20Demetri McCamey Defensive Rebound.
    4:59 31-22Demetri McCamey made Two Point Layup. Assisted by Mike Davis.
    4:55Western Kentucky 30 Second Timeout.
    4:41D.J. Magley missed Two Point Jumper.31-22 
    4:41 31-22Mike Davis Defensive Rebound.
    4:17 31-22Demetri McCamey missed Three Point Jumper.
    4:14 31-22Foul on Mike Tisdale
    3:55Orlando Mendez-Valdez missed Two Point Jumper.31-22 
    3:55 31-22Mike Davis Defensive Rebound.
    3:43Foul on D.J. Magley31-22 
    3:43Official TV Timeout.
    3:23 31-22Foul on Dominique Keller
    3:23 31-22Dominique Keller Turnover.
    2:52A.J. Slaughter Turnover.31-22 
    2:50 31-22Dominique Keller Steal.
    2:46 31-22Foul on Calvin Brock
    2:46 31-22Calvin Brock Turnover.
    2:38 31-22Foul on Calvin Brock
    2:38Steffphon Pettigrew missed Free Throw.31-22 
    2:38 31-22Mike Davis Defensive Rebound.
    2:06 31-24Demetri McCamey made Two Point Jumper.
    1:57A.J. Slaughter made Two Point Layup.33-24 
    1:43 33-24Calvin Brock missed Three Point Jumper.
    1:43Sergio Kerusch Defensive Rebound.33-24 
    1:33Orlando Mendez-Valdez Turnover.33-24 
    1:25 33-26Mike Davis made Two Point Jumper. Assisted by Demetri McCamey.
    0:59Sergio Kerusch missed Three Point Jumper.33-26 
    0:59Jeremy Evans Offensive Rebound.33-26 
    0:53Jeremy Evans made Two Point Layup.35-26 
    0:42Foul on A.J. Slaughter35-26 
    0:42 35-27Trent Meacham made Free Throw.
    0:42 35-28Trent Meacham made Free Throw.
    0:10 35-28Foul on Dominique Keller
    0:10Jeremy Evans made Free Throw.36-28 
    0:10Jeremy Evans made Free Throw.37-28 
    0:02 37-28Dominique Keller missed Three Point Jumper.
    0:02Orlando Mendez-Valdez Defensive Rebound.37-28 
    0:00End of the 1st Half.