Loyola of Chicago 73, E. Kentucky 57

Terrance Hill scored 21 points to lead four Loyola of Chicago

players in double figures as the Ramblers defeated Eastern Kentucky

73-57 in the Nick Kladis Classic on Friday night.

It was the season opener for both schools.

Walt Gibler had 17 points and nine rebounds for Loyola, which

had its biggest margin of the night at the end of the game. Ben

Averkamp had 15 points and Jordan Hicks scored 10.

Spencer Perrin and Joshua Jones scored 14 points each for

Eastern Kentucky.

Loyola was 9-for-18 from 3-point range, led by Hill’s 5-of-6

performance.

Indiana State won the first game in the three-day event, 69-46

over Texas-Pan American.