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Jacksonville State Gamecocks (13-19)


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vs. SEMO 
W 65-58
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vs. TN-Mar 
W 72-58
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@ TennSt 
L 55-65
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vs. TnTech 
W 75-71
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@ EastIl 
L 61-67
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Eastern Illinois wins 67-61 to advance in OVC tournament

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) Josiah Wallace scored 25 points and sixth-seeded Eastern Illinois defeated No. 7 seed Jacksonville State 67-61 in the first round of the Ohio Valley Conference tournament Wednesday night.

The Panthers (17-14), who won their fifth straight game, will take on third-seeded Austin Peay on Thursday.

Wallace was 10-of-19 shooting. Mack Smith added 17 points and made three 3-pointers. He extended his streak of consecutive games with a 3-pointer to 80, the longest active streak and the second-longest in Division I history (Cory Bradford, Illinois, 88). Kashawn Charles scored 12 points.

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Leaders
Points: J. Cross12.7
Rebounds: K. Henry6.9
Assists: D. Cook3.1
FG%: J. Cross61.1%
FT%: No qualifiers
3P%: D. Ware34.9%
Steals: T. Hudson0.9
Blocks: J. Cross0.7
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Kansas28-3
2 Gonzaga31-2
3 Dayton29-2
4 Florida State26-5
5 Baylor26-4
6 San Diego State30-2
7 Creighton24-7
8 Kentucky25-6
9 Michigan State22-9
10 Duke25-6
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Kansas28-3
2 Gonzaga31-2
3 Dayton29-2
4 Florida State26-5
5 Baylor26-4
6 San Diego State30-2
7 Kentucky25-6
8 Villanova24-7
9 Creighton24-7
10 Duke25-6
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Ohio Valley Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
Belmont 15-3 26-7
Murray State 15-3 23-9
Austin Peay 14-4 21-12
Eastern Kentucky 12-6 16-17
Tennessee State 9-9 18-15
Eastern Illinois 9-9 17-15
Jacksonville State 8-10 13-19
Morehead State 7-11 13-19
Tennessee Tech 6-12 9-22
UT Martin 5-13 9-20
SIUE 5-13 8-23
Southeast Missouri State 3-15 7-24
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 71.7 (154)
Rebounds: 11.1 (84)
Assists: 13.8 (116)
FG%: 44.6% (128)
FT%: 69.1% (242)
3P%: 33.2% (189)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 69.3 (174)
Rebounds: 25.3 (193)
Assists: 13.7 (259)
FG%: 45.1% (290)
FT%: 69.2% (108)
3P%: 32.6% (154)
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