Scores

Final

UMKC 66

(16-10, 9-6 Summit)

W Illinois 61

(7-19, 2-13 Summit)

    8:00 PM ET, February 17, 2011

    Western Hall, Macomb, Illinois

    1 2 T
    UMKC 31 3566
    WIU 23 3861

    Top Performers

    UMKC: J. Couisnard 31 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl

    Western Illinois: M. Lander 24 Pts, 4 Reb, 5 Ast, 3 Stl, 1 Blk

    UMKC 66, W. Illinois 61

    Associated Press

    MACOMB, Ill. -- Jay Couisnard scored 31 points and UMKC defeated Western Illinois 66-61 Thursday night.

    Reggie Chamberlain added 14 points for the Kangaroos (16-10, 9-6 Summit League).

    UMKC built a 25-9 lead in the first half, but Western Illinois went on a 15-0 run in the second half to take a 41-39 lead with 10:39 to play. Couisnard hit a 3-pointer to give UMKC a 47-44 lead with 7:45 remaining, and the Kangaroos stayed ahead the rest of the way.

    Matt Lander scored 24 points for the Leathernecks (7-19, 2-13), who have lost nine in a row. Kaimarr Price had nine points and eight rebounds for Western Illinois.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UMKC
    WIU
    Points 66 61
    FG Made-Attempted 19-46 (.413) 24-47 (.511)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-20 (.400) 6-22 (.273)
    FT Made-Attempted 20-26 (.769) 7-13 (.538)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 14 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 16 2

    2010-11 Season

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