Scores

Final

S Illinois 49

(10-12, 4-7 MVC)

Evansville 66

(12-9, 6-5 MVC)

    Coverage: FULLCT/ESPN3

    8:05 PM ET, January 29, 2011

    Roberts Stadium, Evansville, Indiana

    1 2 T
    SIU 21 2849
    EVAN 18 4866

    Top Performers

    Southern Illinois: C. Fay 18 Pts, 6 Reb

    Evansville: C. Ryan 23 Pts, 8 Reb, 1 Ast, 4 Stl

    Evansville 66, S. Illinois 49

    Associated Press

    EVANSVILLE, Ind. -- Colt Ryan scored 23 points and keyed a second-half run that led Evansville past Southern Illinois 66-49 on Saturday night.

    Ryan had a pair of 3-pointers early in the second half during an 11-0 Evansville run that ended with the Purple Aces ahead 29-23. Evansville (12-9, 6-5 Missouri Valley) kept the lead after that.

    Lewis Jones scored 10 points for the Purple Aces, who have won three in a row.

    Carlton Fay scored 18 points to lead Southern Illinois (10-12, 4-7), which has lost five of its last six games. The Salukis led 21-18 at halftime.

    There were 56 fouls called in the contest, 31 against Southern Illinois, and the teams attempted 67 free throws, making 45.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SIU
    EVAN
    Points 49 66
    FG Made-Attempted 12-46 (.261) 18-49 (.367)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-16 (.313) 5-15 (.333)
    FT Made-Attempted 20-29 (.690) 25-38 (.658)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 31 (0/0) 25 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 6 17

    2010-11 Season

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