Scores

Final

Evansville 62

(12-9, 5-4 MVC)

Illinois State 67

(12-9, 3-6 MVC)

    8:00 PM ET, January 26, 2013

    Redbird Arena, Normal, Illinois

    1 2 T
    EVAN 22 4062
    ILST 31 3667

    Top Performers

    Evansville: N. Cox 18 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Blk

    Illinois St: J. Carmichael 24 Pts, 14 Reb, 1 Ast, 3 Blk

    Illinois St. 67, Evansville 62

    Associated Press

    NORMAL, Ill. -- Jackie Carmichael scored 24 points and grabbed 14 rebounds on Saturday night, leading Illinois State to a 67-62 victory over Evansville.

    D.J. Ballentine sank a 3-point shot with 11:09 left in the game to give Evansville (12-9, 5-4 Missouri Valley) a 46-42, but Illinois State (12-9, 3-6) caught up and then took the lead for good on a thunderous dunk by Carmichael with 6:53 remaining.

    Tyler Brown added 23 points for Illinois State, which had a 26-18 scoring advantage in the paint and 17-10 edge in points off turnovers.

    Ned Cox led Evansville with 18 points, including a pair of 3-pointers. Colt Ryan scored 17 and Ballentine had 14.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    EVAN
    ILST
    Points 62 67
    FG Made-Attempted 23-56 (.411) 21-52 (.404)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-15 (.333) 4-14 (.286)
    FT Made-Attempted 11-13 (.846) 21-31 (.677)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 26 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 5 10

    2012-13 Season

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