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Final

CalPA 52

 

S Illinois 66

(1-0, 1-0 home)

    8:35 PM ET, November 11, 2008

    SIU Arena, Carbondale, Illinois

    1 2 T
    CAC 25 2752
    SIU 25 4166

    Top Performers

    California PA: J. Nixon 20 Pts, 1 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Southern Illinois: C. Fay 16 Pts, 11 Reb, 1 Stl

    Fay nets double-double as SIU tops California, Pa.

    Associated Press

    CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Carlton Fay scored 16 points to lead Southern Illinois to a 66-52 win over California University of Pennsylvania on Tuesday night.

    The matchup was a regional round of the 2K Sports College Hoops Classic supporting Coaches vs. Cancer.

    Fay had SIU's only double-double with 11 rebounds. Wesley Clemmons, with 10 points, was the only other Saluki to score in the double digits. Kevin Dillard came off the bench to score nine points and chip in 9 assists.

    The teams were tied 25-25 after the first half, but Southern Illinois surged through the second half, outscoring California, Pa. 41-27. SIU's bench pitched in 31 points.

    Jerial Nixon had a game-high 20 points for the Vulcans on 8-for-12 shooting. Julian Logan added 10 points and had seven rebounds.

    The Vulcans shot 40.9 percent from the floor, while the Salukis shot 41.3 percent.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CAC
    SIU
    Points 52 66
    FG Made-Attempted 18-44 (.409) 26-63 (.413)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-9 (.333) 6-18 (.333)
    FT Made-Attempted 13-23 (.565) 8-18 (.444)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 8 14

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