W. Illinois 55, SIU-Edwardsville 38
Adam Link scored 14 points to help Western Illinois beat
SIU-Edwardsville 55-38 on Saturday, extending their winning streak
to four games.
Link was 6 of 10 from the field. Don McAvoy III had 11 points,
and Terell Parks had 11 points and nine rebounds for the
Western Illinois led 34-18 at halftime and had 23 points off
turnovers. The Leathernecks shot 43.8 percent from the field for
the game, while the Cougars shot 32.6 percent and had 19
Michael Messer had nine points to lead the Cougars (2-5). Jerome
Jones had seven points and nine rebounds.