December 18, 2015

MURRAY, Ky. (AP) Anthony Beane scored 22 points and Leo Vincent added another 17 off the bench as Southern Illinois pulled away from Murray State in the second half to post an 88-73 nonconference win Friday night.

Beane hit 7 of 18 shots, including 3 of 8 from long range, and the Salukis shot 54 percent from the field, knocking down 28 of 52 shots from the field, including 7 of 19 (37 percent) from deep.

Beane now has 1,548 career points and moved up two spots to eighth all-time on SIU's scoring list.

Mike Rodriguez and Sean O'Brien each added 13 points for Southern Illinois, which held a 39-28 rebounding advantage on the Racers.

Bryce Jones scored 20 points to lead Murray State, with Wayne Langston adding 15 and Jeffery Moss 12.

The victory gives the Salulkis a 17-16 record against Murray State.

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