SIU falls to Illinois State 59-58

SIU falls to Illinois State 59-58
Enrollment is up at Southern Illinois Carbondale according to the university. (Source: SIU)

(KFVS) - The Southern Illinois University travels to Illinois State University to take on the Redhbirds.

Salukis guard Armon Fletcher lead the Dawhs with 17 points, with 9 rebounds.

Eric McGill had 10 points, going 2 for 5 from beyond the three-point line.

Redbirds guard Zach Copeland had 14 points, going 4 for 8 from beyond the three-point line.

Redbird forward Phil Payne had 13 points, with 8 rebounds.

It was a close game, but the Redbirds squeak by with a 59-58 win.

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