Scores

Final

Morgan State 68

(3-4, 2-3 away)

Illinois State 87

(7-3, 5-1 home)

    5:35 PM ET, December 16, 2012

    Redbird Arena, Normal, Illinois

    1 2 T
    MORG 29 3968
    ILST 47 4087

    Top Performers

    Morgan St: J. Black 21 Pts, 1 Reb, 1 Ast

    Illinois St: J. Carmichael 30 Pts, 9 Reb, 2 Stl

    Illinois St. 87, Morgan St. 68

    Associated Press

    NORMAL, Ill. -- Jackie Carmichael scored a career-high 30 points to lead Illinois State to an 87-68 victory over Morgan State on Sunday.

    Carmichael also had a game-high nine rebounds for the Redbirds (7-3), who never trailed in the contest. Bryant Allen added 13 points for Illinois State.

    Justin Black led Morgan State (3-4) with 21 points. Anthony Hubbard scored 16 points for the Bears and matched Carmichael with nine rebounds.

    ISU, now 7-0 this season when scoring 70 or more points, shot 55 percent in the first half on the way to a 47-29 lead. They were 25 of 32 from the free-throw line with Carmichael going 12 for 13.

    It was the first meeting between the teams.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    MORG
    ILST
    Points 68 87
    FG Made-Attempted 22-51 (.431) 29-57 (.509)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-16 (.375) 4-15 (.267)
    FT Made-Attempted 18-28 (.643) 25-32 (.781)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 25 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 25

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