Scores

Final

SE Missouri St 74

(12-9, 7-2 OVC)

E Illinois 53

(9-12, 2-7 OVC)

    8:00 PM ET, January 30, 2012

    Lantz Arena, Charleston, Illinois

    1 2 T
    SEMO 31 4374
    EIU 36 1753

    Top Performers

    Southeast Missouri State: T. Stone 18 Pts, 10 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Blk

    Eastern Illinois: J. Miller 7 Pts, 6 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    SE Missouri 74, E. Illinois 53

    Associated Press

    CHARLESTON, Ill. -- Marland Smith scored 19 points and Southeast Missouri used a 20-0 second-half run to defeat Eastern Illinois 74-53 on Monday night.

    Tyler Stone had 18 points and 10 rebounds for the Redhawks (12-9, 7-2 Ohio Valley), who have won eight of 10. Leon Powell added 12 points and Michael Porter 10.

    Jeremy Granger's 12 points led the Panthers (9-12, 2-7), who lost their sixth straight.

    Southeast Missouri fell behind 36-31 at intermission but outscored Eastern Illinois 43-17 in the second half.

    After nudging ahead 44-42, the Redhawks held the Panthers scoreless for 8:22 during a 20-0 run fueled by eight points from Stone. This followed an earlier 11-0 spurt by Southeast Missouri.

    The Redhawks, who swept the season series, outshot the Panthers 52 percent (27 of 52) to 37 percent (20 of 54) and held a 42-25 rebounding advantage.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SEMO
    EIU
    Points 74 53
    FG Made-Attempted 27-52 (.519) 20-54 (.370)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-20 (.400) 4-13 (.308)
    FT Made-Attempted 12-18 (.667) 9-13 (.692)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 14 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 24 5

    2011-12 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    Jan 14, 2012 @SEMO 80, EIU 73Recap
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