Brown leads Indiana State over Loyola of Chicago 73-58
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) Devonte Brown scored 20 points, Khristian Smith had 10 points and 11 rebounds, and Indiana State pulled away in the second half en route to a 73-58 win over Loyola of Chicago on Saturday.
Brenton Scott had 11 points, and Matt Van Scyoc and Brandon Murphy each added 10 as Indiana State (7-7, 1-1) won for the fourth time in five games. Smith's layup with 9:35 left in the first half gave the senior guard 1,000 career points.
Leading by two at halftime, the Sycamores made their first seven field goal attempts out of the break to take a 52-40 lead with 11:06 to play. Brown went 3 of 4 from the field and 9 of 9 on free throws in the second half to score 15 of his 20 points.