Indiana St. 55, Creighton 52
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP)—Marico Stinson scored 12 points and grabbed five rebounds to lead Indiana State to a 55-52 victory over Creighton on Thursday.
Jay Tunnell added nine points and seven rebounds for the Sycamores (8-4) in their fourth straight win. Stinson hit two 3-pointers during a 10-2 Indiana State run over the final 7:35 of the first half.
Nate Funk led Creighton (8-4) with 17 points and six rebounds. Nick Porter added 15 points and eight rebounds for the Bluejays.
The Sycamores shot 10-of-26 (39 percent) from the floor in the second half and took their largest lead of seven points with 11:30 remaining.
With Indiana State leading 55-52, Gabe Moore blocked Funk’s potential game-tying 3-pointer at the buzzer.