MACOMB, Ill. -- Adam Link scored 10 points and Western Illinois slipped by Savannah State 39-35, extending their winning streak to eight games.
Terell Parks had eight rebounds and blocked seven shots for the Leathernecks (11-3).
Savannah State led 23-12 at halftime. But the Tigers shot 32.6 percent from the field for the game, while Western Illinois shot 44 percent.
Savannah State (5-8) has now lost five consecutive games.