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NCAA Game Summary - Bradley at Illinois State



(Saturday, February 15th)

Final Score: Illinois State 70, Bradley 54

Normal, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - Daishon Knight racked up 26 points as the Illinois State Redbirds routed the Bradley Braves, 70-54, in a Missouri Valley Conference tilt at Redbird Arena.

Knight shot 8-of-12 from the floor, including 5-of-7 behind the 3-point line for the Redbirds (14-12, 7-7 MVC), who have won three of their last five games. Paris Lee and Bobby Hunter netted 13 and 10 points, respectively.

Tyshon Pickett notched a double-double on 10 points and 11 rebounds for the Braves (11-16, 6-8), who lost back-to-back games. Walt Lemon Jr. and Auston Barnes picked up 18 and 12 points, respectively.

The Redbirds shot a confident 48 percent from the field in the opening half, while their opponent converted 34.6 percent. Illinois State made only 2-of-10 behind the 3-point line and 4-of-11 at the charity stripe, yet it claimed a slim 30-27 halftime lead.

The teams were consistent in the second half, with the Redbirds again shooting 48 percent and the Braves hitting at 34.8 percent. The Redbirds, however, distanced themselves with 8-of-15 accuracy from 3-point range.

Illinois State outscored the visitors 22-12 in the paint and 14-4 in points off turnovers in the victory.

02/15 22:00:56 ET

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Scoreboard
Local
Final
CHR 4
DUR 2
 
12th
BAL 6
ANA 6
 
Final
CLE 2
SEA 5
Final
DET 4
CWS 11
Final
CIN 3
ARI 0
Final
TAM 5
MIL 1
Final
NYM 0
PHI 6
Final
BOS 2
TOR 4
Final
MIA 3
WAS 0
7th
CHC 3
COL 3
 
7th
TEX 4
NYY 10
 
8th
KAN 0
MIN 2
 
9th
HOU 4
OAK 3
 
2nd
LOS 2
ATL 1
 
3rd
SDP 0
STL 0
 
3rd
SFG 1
PIT 3
 
Final
CHR 4
DUR 2