S. Illinois 86, SE Missouri 65
Tony Freeman scored 26 points to lead Southern Illinois to an
86-65 win against Southeast Missouri on Wednesday.
Freeman made 10 of 15 field goals, including 6 of 11 3-pointers,
for the Salukis (4-2).
Anthony Booker added 10 points and 11 rebounds for Southern
Illinois. Nick Evans scored 15, and Carlton Fay and Kevin Dillard
had 11 apiece.
Anthony Allison led Southeast Missouri (3-7) with 15 points.
Eric McCrary scored 13, and LaMont Russell grabbed 10 rebounds.
Southern Illinois used a 25-5 run to take a 40-14 lead with
about three minutes left in the first half.
The Salukis shot 56.1 percent from the field, including 42.1
percent on 3-pointers, and scored 27 points off turnovers.