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Final

W Illinois 73

(4-5, 0-2 Summit)

    8:00 PM ET, December 9, 2009

    Western Hall, Macomb, Illinois

    1 2 T
    CUL 19 1736
    WIU 44 2973

    Top Performers

    Culver-Stockton: J. Gillespie 16 Pts, 1 Stl

    Western Illinois: D. Nurse 18 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast, 4 Stl

    W. Illinois 73, Culver-Stockton 36

    Associated Press

    MACOMB, Ill. -- David Nurse scored 18 points to lead Western Illinois in a 73-36 rout of Culver-Stockton Wednesday night.

    Quenton Kirby scored 16 points and Matt Lander 13 for the Leathernecks (4-5), who outrebounded Culver-Stockton 46-22. Western Illinois led 44-19 at halftime and added to their margin after that.

    All five of Nurse's field goals were 3-pointers. He had one more 3-pointer than Culver-Stockton, which was 4-for-20 on the night from behind the line.

    Jason Gillespie, with 16 points, was the only player in double figures for the Wildcats (2-7), who are members of the NAIA. Gillespie made six shots out of his team's 13 field goals in the game. Culver-Stockton made just 31 percent of its shots from the field.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CUL
    WIU
    Points 36 73
    FG Made-Attempted 13-42 (.310) 25-59 (.424)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-20 (.200) 10-24 (.417)
    FT Made-Attempted 6-8 (.750) 13-20 (.650)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 10 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 39

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