PEORIA, Ill. -- — Malevy Leons tied his season high with 21 points as Bradley topped Illinois State 72-64 on Saturday.
Leons converted all 12 of his free throws. He added nine rebounds.
The Braves leveled the season series against the Redbirds. Illinois State defeated Bradley 74-65 on Jan. 16.
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A passionate Mark Stoops defended the Kentucky football program on Saturday after comments earlier in the week from basketball coach John Calipari in which he called the university a "basketball school."
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The NIT semifinals and final, which have been played annually at Madison Square Garden for all but one time since 1938, will be leaving New York City and will be held in Las Vegas in 2023 and Indianapolis in 2024.