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Illinois St. 84, SMU 73

DALLAS -- Champ Oguchi scored 28 points, including 18 off 3-pointers, to help lead Illinois State to an 84-73 win over SMU and win the SMU Tip-Off Classic on Sunday night.

Lloyd Phillips and Dinma Odiakosa each had 13 points and Osiris Eldridge and Emmanuel Holloway each had 12 for Illinois State (4-0).

Paul McCoy led SMU (2-2) with 22 points. Derek Williams added 16 and Mike Walker had 15.

Oguchi shot 8-of-11 from the field, including 6-of-8 3-pointers. He made all but one of his 7 free throws.

Illinois State led 34-28 at the half.