Gant leads Indiana St. over Missouri St. 71-56
Indiana State led 39-28 at the break before Missouri State pulled within 50-45 at the 11:14 mark on Austin Ruder's three free throws. The Sycamores answered with a 10-0 run and led by double digits the rest of the way.
Dorrian Williams and Marcus Marshall had 11 points and four assists apiece, and Ruder scored 14 points for Missouri State (8-7, 2-1). The Bears outrebounded the Sycamores 29-26, but made just 18 of 48 shots (37.5 percent).