College Sports

Sycamores win on late trey

Harry Marshall drilled a three-pointer with one second left in overtime, giving Indiana State a 75-72 victory over Missouri State in a Missouri Valley Conference basketball game on Saturday in Terre Haute, Ind.

With game tied 69-69 and 16 seconds left, Indiana State's Rashad Reed hit a three-pointer. But 11 seconds later, Kyle Weems drained a three-pointer for Missouri State, setting the stage for Marshall's winner.

Marshall scored 21 points for the Sycamores, who broke a two-game losing streak and clinched a spot in the conference tournament quarterfinals. Dwayne Lathan added 15 and Rashad Reed 12.

Adam Leonard hit five three-pointers and scored 20 points for the Bears, who lost their third in a row and eighth straight on the road. Nafis Ricks scored 16 and Jermaine Mallett 11, and Kyle Weems had a game-high 12 rebounds.

The Bears are relegated to a preliminary game for the conference tournament.

MISSOURI ST. (19-11): Weems 3-8 1-2 9, Creekmore 2-5 1-4 6, Fuehrmeyer 1-1 0-0 2, Leonard 6-19 3-5 20, Mallett 4-8 3-3 11, Pickens 1-2 0-0 2, Ricks 4-10 8-11 16, Patterson 2-5 2-2 6, Jones 0-1 0-0 0, Rhine 0-0 0- 0 0. Totals 23-59 18-27 72.

INDIANA ST. (17-13): Richard 3-7 0-0 6, Crawford 2-5 0-0 4, Reed 4-13 1-1 12, Marshall 8-16 4-5 21, Printy 2-3 0-0 6, Leitnaker 1-3 0-1 2, Doluony 0-2 0-0 0, Lathan 5-7 4-8 15, Martin 2-6 0-0 4, Carter 1-5 2-2 5 . Totals 28-67 11-17 75.

Halftime—Missouri St. 29-28. End Of Regulation—Tied 62. 3-Point Goals—Missouri St. 8-23 (Leonard 5-14, Weems 2-4, Creekmore 1-1, Pickens 0-1, Patterson 0-1, Mallett 0-2), Indiana St. 8-21 (Re ed 3-8, Printy 2-3, Lathan 1-1, Marshall 1-3, Carter 1-3, Doluony 0-1, Crawford 0-1, Richard 0-1). Fouled Out—Crawford, Mallett. Rebounds—Missouri St. 48 (Weems 12), Indiana St. 37 (Crawford, La than 7). Assists—Missouri St. 12 (Ricks 5), Indiana St. 13 (Reed 4). Total Fouls—Missouri St. 19, Indiana St. 19. A—10,200.

Creighton 82, Bradley 71 — Kenny Lawson scored 20 points and Justin Carter had 17 as Creighton topped Bradley in a battle for fourth place.

The Bluejays scored 13 of the first 16 points and led the entire way while extending their streak of conference seasons with at least 10 wins to 14 years.

Creighton, which shot 58 percent in the second half, swept its season series with the Braves.

The teams will meet again in the MVC tournament quarterfinals Friday.

Taylor Brown scored a career-high 27 points for Bradley, 20 of which came after the break.

Bradley missed nine of its first 10 shots yet pulled within 33-32 at the half when Andrew Warren drained a buzzer-beater from midcourt.

The Braves had two shots to take the lead and another to tie early in the second half but missed all three times.

BRADLEY (15-14): Egolf 1-3 2-2 4, Maniscalco 1-7 1-1 3, Roberts 1-4 2-2 5, Warren 2-7 6-6 11, Simms-Edwards 2-10 0-0 4, Brown 12-21 2-4 27, Eastman 3-5 6-6 13, Singh 2-2 0-0 4. Totals 24-59 19-21 71.

CREIGHTON (16-14): Carter 5-10 5-6 17, Wragge 4-7 0-0 12, Lawson Jr. 6-7 7-8 20, Jones 3-4 0-0 6, Young 4-9 4-4 12, Witter 2-4 2-2 8, Korver 0-1 0-0 0, Runnels 1-2 3-4 5, Ashford 0-4 0-0 0, Harriman 0-1 2-2 2. Totals 25-49 23-26 82.

Halftime—Creighton 33-32. 3-Point Goals—Bradley 4-15 (Roberts 1-2, Eastman 1-2, Brown 1-3, Warren 1-5, Maniscalco 0-1, Simms-Edwards 0-2), Creighton 9-21 (Wragge 4-7, Carter 2-2, Witter 2-4, Lawson Jr. 1-1, Korver 0-1, Jones 0-1, Young 0-1, Harriman 0-1, Ashford 0-3). Fouled Out—Egolf. Rebounds—Bradley 30 (Brown 8), Creighton 32 (Lawson Jr. 8). Assists—Bradley 11 (Roberts, Simms-Edw ards 3), Creighton 17 (Young 8). Total Fouls—Bradley 17, Creighton 15. Technical—Bradley bench. A—15,169.

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