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NCAA Game Summary - Eastern Illinois at Illinois-Chicago



(Saturday, November 16)

Final Score: Eastern Illinois 86, Illnois-Chicago 66

Chicago, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - Behind a career-high 23 points from Reggie Smith, the Eastern Illinois Panthers downed the Illinois-Chicago Flames, 86-66, in non-conference action at UIC Pavilion.

Smith shot 7-of-13 from the field, including 3-of-5 from 3-point range for EIU (2-1) while also handing out six assists. Josh Piper netted 10 points for the visitors, while Luke Piotrowski tallied nine points, seven rebounds and three blocks off the bench.

For UIC (1-2), Marc Brown scored 20 points, while Jordan Harks and Kelsey Barlow added 13 and 12, respectively. Barlow also contributed seven assists and five boards.

The Panthers overcame seven turnovers in the first half to go into halftime up, 40-27. They shot 16-of-29 from the field in the opening 20 minutes, including 6-of-8 from beyond the arc.

EIU never surrendered its lead after intermission, draining 19-of-24 free throws in the second half to help fend off the Flames.

UIC shot just 40.4 percent from the floor on the afternoon, compared to 57.1 percent for EIU.

11/16 18:48:33 ET

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Scoreboard
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Final
CHR 9
DUR 1
 
Final
MIA 101
CHA 97
7:05pm Tonight
CHR
DUR
 
Final
ATL 3
MIA 1
Final
CHC 5
ARI 7
Final
COL 10
SFG 12
Final
OAK 0
TEX 3
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SEA 5
HOU 3
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PIT 2
CIN 5
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CLE 5
KAN 3
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WAS 5
ANA 4
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TOR 8
BAL 10
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DET 4
CWS 6
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TAM 4
MIN 6
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BOS 5
NYY 1
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NYM 3
STL 2
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MIL 5
SDP 2
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LOS 5
PHI 2
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CLE
KAN
 
12:35pm Today
PIT
CIN
 
1:08pm Today
DET
CWS
 
1:10pm Today
TAM
MIN
 
1:10pm Today
NYM
STL
 
2:20pm Today
CHC
ARI
 
7:05pm Tonight
WAS
SDP
 
7:07pm Tonight
TOR
BAL
 
7:10pm Tonight
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NYY
 
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HOU
OAK
 
10:10pm Tonight
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MIA 101
CHA 97
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SAN 92
DAL 113
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HOU 105
POR 112
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ATL
IND
8:00pm Tonight
MEM
OKC
10:30pm Tonight
GSW
LAC
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CLB 4
PIT 3
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DAL 4
ANA 2
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CHI 4
STL 3
8:00pm Tonight
DET
BOS
9:30pm Tonight
MIN
COL
10:30pm Tonight
LOS
SJS
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CHR 9
DUR 1
 
7:05pm Tonight
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