Belmont looks to extend streak vs Southeast Mo.
Belmont (24-4, 15-2) vs. Southeast Missouri (10-20, 5-12)
Show Me Center, Cape Girardeau, Missouri; Saturday, 8 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Belmont looks for its 13th straight conference win...
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Skyler Hogan had 15 points to lead five Southeast Missouri players in double figures as the Redhawks beat Tennessee State 89-74 on Thursday night. Isaiah Gable added 14...
Morant carries Murray St. past SE Missouri St. 103-67
MURRAY, Ky. (AP) — Ja Morant had 23 points and 12 assists as Murray State stretched its winning streak to seven games, romping past Southeast Missouri State 103-67 on Saturday night.
Murray State looks to extend streak vs Southeast Mo.
Southeast Missouri (9-19, 4-11) vs. Murray State (22-4, 13-2)
CFSB Center, Murray, Kentucky; Saturday, 8 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Murray State looks for its seventh straight conference...
Parks scores 26 to lift UT Martin over SE Missouri 81-72
MARTIN, Tenn. (AP) — Preston Parks had a season-high 26 points as UT Martin defeated Southeast Missouri 81-72 on Thursday night.
Parks shot 5 for 7 on 3-pointers. He added six rebounds.
Delfincko Bogan had 17 points for UT Martin (9-15, 4-9 Ohio Valley Conference), which earned its fourth consecutive home victory. Craig Randall added 16 points and seven assists. He also had seven turnovers.
Gabe McGlothan had 21 points for the Redhawks (8-18, 3-10). Ledarrius Brewer added 10 points.
Hunter lifts Jacksonville St past SE Missouri St 81-64
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Marlon Hunter had a career-high 27 points plus 12 rebounds as Jacksonville State defeated Southeast Missouri 81-64 on Saturday.
Hunter made 5 of 6 3-pointers.
Detrick Mostella had 15 points for Jacksonville State (17-8, 9-3 Ohio Valley Conference). Christian Cunningham added 14 rebounds.
McGlothan leads SEMO over Tennessee Tech, 71-66 in OT
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Gabe McGlothan scored five of his season-high 27 points in overtime and grabbed 16 rebounds to help Southeast Missouri State beat Tennessee Tech 71-66 on Thursday night.
McClain scores 31 to lift Belmont over SE Missouri 97-71
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Kevin McClain had a career-high 31 points as Belmont easily defeated Southeast Missouri 97-71 for its fourth straight win on Thursday night.
Nick Muszynski added a career-high 27 points and Dylan Windler had 23 points and 16 rebounds for the Bruins (16-4, 7-2 Ohio Valley Conference). McClain made 14 of 16 free throws.
Ledarrius Brewer had 22 points for the Redhawks (7-15, 2-7). Alex Caldwell added 16 points.
Brewer takes over; SE Missouri St takes out E Illinois
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Ledarrius Brewer scored 24 points, buried a 3-pointer and threw down the go-ahead dunk in the final seconds to lead Southeast Missouri State to 64-59 win on Saturday.
Taylor leads Austin Peay over SE Missouri State 78-60
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Terry Taylor had 17 points and seven rebounds to guide Austin Peay to a 78-60 victory over Southeast Missouri State on Thursday night.
Steve Harris had 12 points on 5-of-6 shooting for the Governors (11-5, 3-0 Ohio Valley Conference), while Zach Glotta and Jarrett Givens pitched in with 11 points each.
Ricks sparks Abilene Christian past SE Missouri St 70-68
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Payten Ricks had a 3-point play and a 3-pointer in a late 8-1 run and Abilene Christian held off Southeast Missouri State 70-68 on Friday night.
Jaren Lewis hit 7 of 10 shots and 5 of 6 free throws to lead the Wildcats (10-2). Jalone Friday scored 17 with five blocked shots, Ricks added 15 points and four steals and Jaylen Franklin scored 12.
Rice, Frierson make 5 3s each in The Citadel’s 86-74 win
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Kaiden Rice and Matt Frierson made five 3-pointers each and The Citadel beat Southeast Missouri 86-74 on Saturday for its sixth straight victory.
Rice, averaging over 12 points a game coming off the bench, was 5 of 10 from the arc and scored 19 points. Frierson was 5 of 11 from distance and had 18. Lew Stallworth added 14 points and six assists and Zane Najdawi added 13 points with nine rebounds.
Lloyd, Cook combine for 48, lead S. Illinois to 83-73 win
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Sean Lloyd Jr. and Aaron Cook combined for 48 points as Southern Illinois led throughout the second half to grab its fifth straight win, an 83-73 victory over Southeast Missouri State on Saturday night.
Lloyd scored 25 points on 9-of-15 shooting and Cook added 23, draining 5 of 7 from long range and going 8 of 8 from the line. Kavion Pippen contributed 18 points, hitting 9 of 11 from the floor.
Pyle has 18 points, 11 boards, Western Illinois wins 70-63
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Ben Pyle had 18 points to go with 11 rebounds as Western Illinois held on to beat Southeast Missouri State 70-63 on Saturday night.
Brewer lifts Southeast Missouri St past Missouri S&T, 72-69
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Ledarrius Brewer hit three-straight free throws with seven seconds left in the game to lift Southeast Missouri State to a 72-69 victory over Division II Missouri Science & Technology on Tuesday night.
The game was the 134th meeting between the schools and the first meeting in 18 years. The Redhawks now have won the last 13 straight meetings.
Hogan leads SE Missouri St. to 63-42 win over Chattanooga
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Skyler Hogan finished with 15 points and six rebounds to lead Southeast Missouri State to a 63-42 thumping of Chattanooga in the South Alabama Tournament on Saturday.
The Redhawks opened the tournament by slipping past Jacksonville 77-71 on Friday night. They'll play South Alabama on Monday.
SE Missouri State beats Jacksonville 77-71 at South Alabama
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Alex Caldwell scored 17 points and Ledarrius Brewer added 16 to lead Southeast Missouri State to a 77-71 victory over Jacksonville on Friday night in the South Alabama tournament.
The game was tied 62-62 with six minutes remaining. Southeast Missouri State pulled away with a 15-4 run and led 77-66 with 39 seconds to go. Brewer scored five points and Caldwell chipped in four during the stretch.
Saint Louis starts fast, holds off SE Missouri for 75-65 win
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Tramaine Isabell Jr. and Javon Bess scored 18 points apiece as Saint Louis ran out to an early lead and then held off Southeast Missouri State for a 75-65 win to open the season on Tuesday night.
Hasahn French scored just two points but grabbed 14 rebounds while blocking three shots. D.J. Foreman added 12 points and Jordan Goodwin scored 11 for the Billikens.
UT Martin beats SE Missouri State 72-66
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Matthew Butler scored 25 points and Tennessee-Martin beat Southeast Missouri State 72-66 on Saturday afternoon in a regular season finale.
Butler was 8 of 16 from the field including five from deep for the Skyhawks (10-21, 5-13 Ohio Valley Conference) who snapped a four-game losing streak. DelFincko Bogan added 17 points and Parrish Hewitt had 15 points and led the team with nine rebounds.
Mayo and Hobbs help E Kentucky come back to beat SE Missouri
RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) — Nick Mayo had 25 points and 9 rebounds and JacQuess Hobbs added 16 points as Eastern Kentucky came back to beat Southeast Missouri State 91-88 on Thursday night.
There were six ties and 13 lead changes. Hobbs and Dujuanta Weaver made five free throws in the final seconds to close out the game for the Colonels (11-19, 5-12 Ohio Valley Conference), who swept the season series.
Southeast Missouri State holds off SIU-Edwardsville, 79-74
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Ledarrius Brewer scored 25 points and Southeast Missouri swept SIU-Edwardsville for the second straight season, posting a 79-74 victory Saturday afternoon.
The Redhawks entered the game with a firm hold on the No. 7 seed into the Ohio Valley Conference tournament. SIU-Edwardsville entered tied with Eastern Illinois for the No. 8-and-final seed into the Ohio Valley Conference tournament.
Brewer scores 34, paces Southeast Missouri St. to 80-73 win
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Freshman Ledarrius Brewer scored 34 points with seven 3-pointers — both career-highs — and Southeast Missouri State jumped ahead early to defeat Eastern Illinois 80-73 Thursday night.
Brewer, 11 of 18 from the floor and 7 of 10 from distance, is the second Southeast Missouri State player to score 30 in a game this season, and the first to make seven 3s in a game since Feb. 28, 2013.
SE Missouri State beats Tenn.-Martin 81-77 in OT
MARTIN, Tenn. (AP) — Denzel Mahoney had 27 points, including a game-tying 3-pointer at the end of regulation, and Southeast Missouri State beat Tennessee-Martin 81-77 in overtime on Saturday night.
Daniel Simmons scored back-to-back on a layup and a 3-pointer to make it 79-77 with 1:59 left in overtime, the Redhawks' first lead since 13-12.
Carpenter scores 20, SE Missouri downs Morehead St 78-62
MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — Justin Carpenter scored 20 points, Denzel Mahoney added 15, including his 1,000th career point, and Southeast Missouri beat Morehead State 78-62 on Thursday night to end a four-game skid.
Ledarrius Brewer and Daniel Simmons scored 12 apiece for the Redhawks (11-15, 5-8 Ohio Valley Conference), who hit nine 3-pointers and shot 53 percent from the field.
Murray St. keeps pace, tops Southeast Missouri St., 87-75
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Jonathan Stark and Ja Morant combined to score 52 points as Murray State powered past Southeast Missouri State in the second half to post an 87-75 Ohio Valley Conference victory Thursday night.
Murray State stayed one game behind conference-leader Belmont, a 98-63 winner over Eastern Kentucky.
Mahoney scores 36, SE Missouri St. beats SIU-Edwardsville
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Denzel Mahoney scored a career-high 36 points to lead Southeast Missouri State to an 86-74 victory over SIU-Edwardsville on Thursday night.
Mahoney's 36 points tied Murray State's Jonathan Stark for the Ohio Valley Conference single-game high this season and the Redhawks (9-11, 3-4) picked up their first Ohio Valley Conference road win.
Mahoney lead SE Missouri St. past Morehead St., 78-75
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Denzel Mahoney scored 22 points and Ledarrius Brewer scored 16 to help Southeast Missouri State beat Morehead State 78-75 on Thursday night.
Lamontray Harris and A.J. Hicks each missed potential tying 3s for Morehead State in the last four seconds. Mahoney made 1 of 2 from the foul line for a 77-72 lead before De'Von Cooper buried a 3 to reduce the deficit to two. Jonathan Dalton made 1 of 2 free throws for the final margin.
Austin Peay pulls away late, beats SE Missouri State 78-71
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Terry Taylor scored eight of his 29 points in the final 3:00 and grabbed a career-high 14 rebounds to help Austin Peay beat Southeast Missouri State 76-71 on Saturday night.
Austin Peay (9-7, 4-0 Ohio Valley Conference) is off to its best conference start since the 2010-11 season, and has won five of its last six games.
Stark scores 36 to help Murray State beat SE Missouri State
MURRAY, Ky. (AP) — Jonathan Stark scored 28 of his season-high 36 points in the second half and freshman Ja Morant had 17 points, five rebounds, seven assists and a career-high five steals to help Murray State beat Southeast Missouri State 89-73 on Thursday night.
SE Missouri State tops Tennessee St. 77-65, ends 4-game skid
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Denzel Mahoney scored 22 points and grabbed 11 rebounds for his first career double-double, freshman Ledarrius Brewer added 16 points and Southeast Missouri State beat Tennessee State 77-65 on Sunday to snap a four-game losing streak.
Daniel Simmons gave SEMO its first lead in three games by knocking down a 3-pointer with 4:09 remaining in the first half. Southeast entered having gone a span of 108:39 without a lead.
Egekeze has perfect night, Belmont wins OVC opener
CAPE BIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Amanze Egekeze had a perfect night shooting to total 21 points as Belmont scored 47 points in each half to roll over Southeast Missouri State 94-72 in the Ohio Valley Conference opener on Thursday night.
SE Missouri State holds on for 75-69 win over S. Illinois
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Denzel Mahoney scored 18 points with 6-for-12 shooting, including a trio of 3-pointers, and Southeast Missouri State held on Saturday night for a 75-69 win over Southern Illinois.
Southeast Missouri State (6-4) raced out to a 37-15 first-half lead with a 28-6 breakaway run that included two 3-pointers from Mahoney before Southern Illinois dug in, responding with a 10-2 spurt to cut the halftime deficit to 39-25.
Southeast Missouri State beats North Carolina Central 86-77
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Justin Carpenter made all eight of his field goals for season-high 20 points, Denzel Mahoney added 19 points, and Southeast Missouri State beat North Carolina Central 86-77 on Saturday night.
Ledarrius Brewer added 12 points, and Milos Vranes and Daniel Simmons each scored 10 for the Redhawks (4-4). Isaiah Gable added nine points — all from long range as the Redhawks tied a season-high with 10 3-pointers.
Mahoney scores 27, SE Missouri St. rallies to 83-59 win
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Denzel Mahoney matched his season high with 27 points and sparked a couple of scoring runs after halftime as Southeast Missouri State rode a big second half to an 83-59 defeat of NAIA foe Hannibal LaGrange Tuesday night.
Brewer, Mahoney lead SE Missouri to 74-59 win in Cancun
CANCUN, Mexico (AP) — Ledarrius Brewer made four 3-pointers and scored 20 points and Southeast Missouri State beat Cal State Northridge 74-59 on Tuesday at the Cancun Challenge.
Denzel Mahoney was 7-of-9 shooting and added 18 points while Ray Kowalski scored 10 points and Mark Laros grabbed nine rebounds to go with eight points. The Redhawks (2-2) shot 46 percent, including 42 percent from 3-point range (10 of 24).
Bracey hits 1st 5 points in OT; Louisiana Tech wins 96-95
RUSTON, La. (AP) — DaQuan Bracey scored the first five points in overtime as Louisiana Tech held off Southeast Missouri State for a 96-95 win on Monday night.
Jalen Harris, who had eight points in the extra period, hit two free throws with :08 remaining for a 96-92 lead to seal the win. Ray Kowalski drilled a trey in the last second for the final score.
Mahoney leads SE Missouri to 81-69 win over Missouri Baptist
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Denzel Mahoney hit all 11 free throw attempts and totaled 21 points to lead Southeast Missouri State to an 81-69 victory over Missouri Baptist on Friday night.
Ledarrius Brewer came off the bench to score 14 points with five rebounds, three assists and two steals for the Redhawks. Daniel Simmons added 13 points, Jonathan Dalton chipped in 11 while dishing out seven assists and Mark Laros scored nine points while pulling down nine rebounds.