Salukis Help Another Team End Losing StreakCARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) - Tyler
Brown scored 22 points and Jackie Carmichael had 18 points and 14 rebounds to
lead Illinois State over Southern Illinois 70-56 Sunday night, snapping a
six-game losing streak.
Brown had six 3-pointers to lead the
Redbirds (10-9, 1-6) in their first Missouri Valley Conference win of the
season. Carmichael, the team's top scorer, was 7 of 12 from the field in
reaching his double-double.
Johnny Hill had six assists as the
Redbirds shot 45 percent from the field for the game. The Redbirds had 41
The Redbirds took the lead early in the
game and were up 47-21 at halftime. Illinois State never looked back.
Jeff Early led Southern Illinois with 16
points and nine rebounds. Kendal Brown-Surles had 13 points, and Desmar Jackson
Southern Illinois (8-10, 1-6) shot 41.8
percent from the field and had 31 rebounds.
Southern Illinois leads the overall series
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