UMKC 74, SE Missouri 69
Reggie Chamberlain scored 23 points, including five 3-pointers,
to help UMKC hold off Southeast Missouri State for a 74-69 win
Thomas Staton added 10 points for the Kangaroos (6-5), who saw
their 16-point second-half lead whittled to two, 58-56, after two
Marland Smith free throws with 4:47 to play. But 3-pointers by Kirk
Korver and Chamberlain made it an eight-point game again.
The Redhawks (4-6) got within three points twice in the final
minute, but a Nate Rogers layup and two free throws apiece by
Trinity Hall and Chamberlain sealed the win.
Smith and Leon Powell led Southeast Missouri State with 21
points each. Powell, who had 26 points and 19 rebounds in a loss
Monday to Central Arkansas, grabbed 10 rebounds for another
UMKC was 13 of 21 (62 percent) from 3-point range, but just 11
of 28 (39 percent) from inside the arc.