S. Illinois 89, Bradley 73
PEORIA, Ill. (AP)—Darren Brooks led a quartet of double-digit scorers for Southern Illinois in Wednesday night’s 89-73 win over Bradley.
Brooks poured in 20 points for the Salukis, while Tony Young added 16, Jamaal Tatum 13 and Randal Falker 10.
The Salukis (17-5, 8-2 Missouri Valley) outscored the Braves (11-8, 4-7 Missouri Valley) in both halves on 33-of-57 shooting from the floor.
Marcellus Sommerville was the leading scorer for Bradley with 20 points, followed by Patrick O’Bryant with 15 and Lawrence Wright with 14.