SIU Scores Key Road Win Over Evansville 61-56


By WSIL Sports

 EVANSVILLE-- Anthony Beane led the way with 22 points, as the Salukis topped Evansville in a payback game 61-56 at the Ford Center.  Salukis grabbed a six point halftime lead and held off the Purple Aces late to improve to (8-8) in conference and keep their goal of a top-6 seed in the MVC tourney alive with two regular season games to play.  Desmar Jackson chipped in 15 points in the win as the Salukis dominated the battle of the boards, finishing with 22 offensive rebounds.

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