Donte Thomas scored 14 factors with 10 rebounds, Darrell Brown added thirteen factors and Bradley by no means trailed in beating Illinois State 70-fifty eight in Wednesday night time’s I-seventy four rivarly recreation, ending an eight-recreation skid within the collection.
Jayden Hodgson scored 10 factors for the Braves (18-10, eight-7 Missouri Valley Convention), who at the moment are tied with the Redbirds for fourth place.
Bradley pulled forward on an eleven-four run and Brown’s free throws capped a 9-three run for a forty nine-32 Bradley lead. The Redbirds closed to fifty three-forty seven after 9-1 run with 7:10 left, however Bradley responded with an eight-2 run with Brown hitting 4 of seven Braves free throws within the last 5:27 to seal it.
The Braves outrebounded the Redbirds forty five-34 and held them to 32 % capturing from the ground.
Milik Yarbrough scored 25 factors and Keyshawn Evans added 10 for Illinois State (14-thirteen, eight-7).