Beane scores 22, Southern Illinois tops Murray State, 88-73
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.
The victory gives the Salulkis a 17-16 record against Murray State.