Eastern Illinois stops Western Illinois in overtime, 68-66
Ben Harvey got to the basket for a layup with 37 seconds left in overtime to take the lead and Western Illinois missed two attempts for the go-ahead bucket as Eastern Illinois held on to take a 68-66 win Saturday.
Georgia Southern uses 16-2 run to down Pepperdine 88-78
Tookie Brown scored 21 points and had five assists and Georgia Southern beat Pepperdine 88-78 on Saturday night in the Islands of the Bahamas Showcase.
Cambridge leads Brown past Sacred Heart 82-77
Desmond Cambridge scored 25 points and grabbed four rebounds and Brown beat Sacred Heart 82-77 on Saturday night.
McDonald, Walton keep N. Kentucky perfect beating Manhattan
Drew McDonald scored 19 points, Dantez Walton scored 15 and undefeated Northern Kentucky beat Manhattan 59-53 on Saturday night.
Hunt posts career-high 32 as E. Washington downs UMKC in OT
Ty Gibson's 3-pointer with 3:58 remaining in overtime put Eastern Washington up for good and the Eagles got their first win of the season with an 87-80 victory over UMKC on Saturday.
Petteway, Robert Morris beat Mississippi Valley State 68-59
Malik Petteway scored a career-high 26 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to help Robert Morris beat Mississippi Valley State 68-59 on Saturday night.
BPI Off Leader
BPI Def Leader
7-Day RK CHG Leader
|RK||TEAM||CONF||W-L||BPI Off||BPI Def||BPI||7-Day RK CHG|
|92||Saint LouisSLU||A 10||3-0||0.1||2.9||2.9||10|
|94||Purdue Fort WaynePFW||Summit||2-3||3.9||-1.1||2.9||13|
- BPI Off: BPI Offense measures a team's offensive strength compared an average offense on a scale of points per 70 possessions.
- BPI Def: BPI Defense measures a team's defensive strength compared an average defense on a scale of points per 70 possessions.
- BPI: Basketball Power Index measures a team's true strength going forward; expected point margin per 70 possessions vs an average opponent on a neutral court. BPI = BPI OFF + BPI DEF.
- 7-Day RK CHG: Team's BPI rank change from seven days ago.