S. Illinois 65, Nicholls 53
LOGAN, Utah (AP)
Jeff Early also had a double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds for Southern Illinois (7-3), which had a 42-29 advantage on the glass. Dantiel Daniels chipped in with 13 points.
Southern Illinois had a 20-4 advantage in second-chance points and a 42-18 edge in scoring in the paint.
Nicholls State shot just 36.2 percent from the floor for the game.