Sturtz scores 16 to lift Drake past S. Illinois 60-59
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) Garrett Sturtz had 16 points off the bench to lead Drake to a 60-59 win over Southern Illinois on Monday night.
Tucker DeVries had 14 points for Drake (13-5, 4-1 Missouri Valley Conference). Tremell Murphy added seven rebounds.
After heading to halftime with a 35-27 advantage, Drake managed to hang on for the victory despite being outscored by 7 points in the second half. The Bulldogs' 25 points in the second half marked a season low for the team.
Marcus Domask had 15 points for the Salukis (9-8, 2-3). Lance Jones added six rebounds.
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Updated January 17, 2022