PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Emon Washington had 20 points as Illinois State beat Bradley 88-71 on Thursday night.
Josiah Strong had 18 points for Illinois State (7-15, 4-12 Missouri Valley...
Illinois State (5-12, 2-9) vs. No. 25 Drake (17-0, 8-0)
Knapp Center, Des Moines, Iowa; Wednesday, 1 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: No. 25 Drake looks for its fourth straight win over Illinois...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Darnell Brodie scored 20 points on 10-of-10 shooting and grabbed 10 rebounds and Drake remained undefeated by beating Illinois State 78-76 in overtime on Sunday.
NORMAL, Ill. (AP) — Tyreke Key scored 18 points as Indiana State turned aside a late rally to defeat Illinois State 74-68 on Sunday.
Randy Miller Jr. had 13 points for Indiana State (6-7,...
CHICAGO (AP) — Lucas Williamson posted 18 points and six rebounds as Loyola of Chicago routed Illinois State 90-60 on Sunday in the Missouri Valley Conference opener for both teams.
NORMAL, Ill. (AP) — DJ Horne had 22 points as Illinois State routed Chicago State 91-62 on Tuesday.
Josiah Strong had 17 points, six rebounds and six assists for Illinois State (3-3). Dedric...
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Ishmael El-Amin had 20 points as Ball St. defeated Illinois State 82-66 on Saturday night.
Brachen Hazen had 14 points and 11 rebounds for Ball St. (3-2). K.J. Walton...
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) — AJ Green had 27 points and surpassed the 1,000-point milestone and Northern Iowa topped Illinois State 71-63 on Wednesday night.
NORMAL, Ill. (AP) — Tate Hall scored 17 points and added five rebounds, three assists and two steals to lead Loyola Chicago to a 62-50 victory over Illinois State on Sunday.
Illinois-Chicago (4-7) vs. Illinois State (4-6)
Redbird Arena, Normal, Illinois; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Two senior guards will be on display as Tarkus Ferguson and...
Illinois State (4-5) vs. Northern Kentucky (7-3)
BB&T Arena, Highland Heights, Kentucky; Sunday, 2 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Illinois State and Northern Kentucky both look to put winning...
Morehead State (5-4) vs. Illinois State (3-5)
Redbird Arena, Normal, Illinois; Saturday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Two senior guards will be on display as Jordan Walker and Morehead...
Purdue Northwest vs. Illinois State (2-4)
Redbird Arena, Normal, Illinois; Saturday, 1 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: The Illinois State Redbirds are set to battle the Pride of NAIA member...
ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands (AP) — Alessandro Lever scored 23 points as Grand Canyon narrowly beat Illinois State 68-63 in the Paradise Jam on Monday.
Grand Canyon (2-5) vs. Illinois State (2-3)
U.S. Virgin Islands Paradise Jam , Virgin Islands Sport & Fitness Center, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands; Monday, 1 p.m. EST
ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands (AP) — Camron Justice posted 19 points as Western Kentucky defeated Illinois State 83-69 in the Paradise Jam on Saturday night.
ST. THOMAS, U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS (AP) — Jarron Cumberland scored 23 points, including the game-winner with eight seconds left as Cincinnati rallied to defeat Illinois State 66-65 in the U.S. Virgin...
NORMAL, Ill. (AP) — Brandon Mahan’s put-back layup off an offensive rebound with 25 seconds left helped send Central Florida to a 67-65 win over Illinois State on Sunday.
NORMAL, Ill. (AP) — Zach Copeland sank three 3-pointers and scored 19 points as Illinois State held off Arkansas-Little Rock 75-70 on Sunday.
Dedric Boyd had 14 points off the bench, hitting...
RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) — Delano Spencer scored 20 points with six 3-pointers, Christian Mekowulu added 19 points, and Tennessee State beat Eastern Kentucky 73-60 on Saturday night to win its fourth straight.
Darreon Reddick scored 11 points and grabbed 10 rebounds for the Tigers (12-11, 7-5 Ohio Valley Conference), who shot 50 percent from the field and made 16 of 20 free throws.
MURRAY, Ky. (AP) — Jonathan Stark scored 22 points, including six 3-pointers, and Terrell Miller Jr. had his eighth double-double of the season to help Murray State beat Eastern Kentucky 88-73 on Saturday night.
Miller finished with 14 points on 6-of-8 shooting and 12 rebounds. Ja Morant and Byron Hawkins scored 16 points apiece for Murray State (16-5, 8-2 Ohio Valley Conference).
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Terry Taylor scored 19 points, converting a tie-breaking 3-point play with 31.4 seconds left, Averyl Ugba followed with a key block and Austin Peay defeated Eastern Kentucky 90-84 on Thursday night.
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — DeAndre Dishman and Dedric Boyd each scored four points in the final minute to carry Eastern Kentucky to a 91-86 win over Southeast Missouri State in an Ohio Valley Conference battle Saturday.
The Colonels now have beaten SEMO seven straight times and leads the all-time series 33-15.
MARTIN, Tenn. (AP) — Dedric Boyd went off for a career-high 31 points on 9-of-12 shooting, including 5 of 8 from 3-point range, and added three steals as Eastern Kentucky led for all but four minutes to defeat Tennessee Martin 78-70 Thursday night.
Boyd opened the game with a 3-pointer and didn't shoot from inside the arc until seven minutes remained in the first half.
RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) — Muusa Dama notched his second double-double of the season with 18 points and 13 rebounds and Eastern Illinois held off Eastern Kentucky 54-53 on Saturday.
Montell Goodwin added 15 points and six boards for the Panthers (6-9, 2-2 Ohio Valley Conference) in a cold-shooting affair. Eastern Illinois shot just 36.5 percent from the floor, made just 4 of 14 from 3-point range and missed six of its 18 free throws.
RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) — Peyton Broughton scored 21 points and Eastern Kentucky kicked it into gear in the second half of its 99-71 win over NAIA-neighbor Asbury University on Saturday.
The Eagles, from Wilmore, Kentucky, hung tough through the first half, trailing by just six points at intermission. The Colonels opened the second half with an 11-3 run and never looked back.
RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) — Reserves DeAndre Dishman and Dedric Boyd scored 18 points apiece and Eastern Kentucky dominated the second half to beat Division II Kentucky State 97-66 on Thursday night.
The Thorobreds jumped out to a 7-0 lead and didn't trail in the first half until A.J. Youngman buried a 3-pointer with 14 seconds left to give Eastern Kentucky a 35-34 lead. Kevin Hayes answered with a tip-in at the buzzer and Kentucky State had a one-point lead at halftime.
OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Deandre Burnett scored 17 points, 12 in the second half Monday and Mississippi placed four players in double figures to defeat Eastern Kentucky 85-75.
Terence Davis scored 16 points with six rebounds for the Rebels (2-0) who led by as many as 19 points, 80-61, on a layup by Davis with 4:46 left.
Ole Miss had second half runs of 7-0 and 12-3 to keep the Colonels at a safe distance.
HOUSTON (AP) — Freshman Dedric Boyd sank three free throws with five seconds left to help Eastern Kentucky beat Rice 73-72 on Friday night in a season opener.
Trailing 72-70, Boyd got his defender in the air and drew a foul while shooting behind the 3-point line. He buried all three free throws to give the Colonels their first lead of the game.