NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Zeke Moore had 17 points to lead five Southern Illinois-Edwardsville players in double figures as the Cougars beat Belmont 79-69 on Thursday night.
Tyresse Williford added 14 points for the Cougars. Cam Williams chipped in 13, Brandon Jackson scored 12 and Kenyon Duling had 11. Williford also had six rebounds for the Cougars, while Williams posted 12 rebounds.
Both teams were playing their first Ohio Valley Conference game of the season.
Southern Illinois-Edwardsville (4-10), which snapped its six-game road losing streak, plays Tennessee State on the road on Saturday. Belmont plays Eastern Illinois at home on Saturday.
For more AP college basketball coverage: https://apnews.com/Collegebasketball and http://twitter.com/AP-Top25
This was generated by Automated Insights, http://www.automatedinsights.com/ap, using data from STATS LLC, https://www.stats.com
Villanova player can't stop sliding across the floor
Villanova's Jermaine Samuels falls to the ground and somehow slides from beyond the 3-point line all the way to the stanchion.
Abmas carries Oral Roberts over Western Illinois 95-59
— Max Abmas scored 25 points as Oral Roberts romped past Western Illinois 95-59 on Sunday.
Griesel carries North Dakota St. over South Dakota 89-77
— Sam Griesel scored a career-high 26 points as North Dakota State defeated South Dakota 89-77 in the regular-season finale on Sunday.
|Southeast Missouri State||9-11||9||11-15|