Troy State 96, Eastern Illinois 77
TROY, Ala. (AP) _ Patrick Minifield scored 22 points, including four 3-pointers, as Troy State defeated Eastern Illinois 96-77 Monday night.
Troy State (4-10, 3-3 Mid-Continent Conference) led 47-39 at halftime.
Eastern Illinois (7-7, 3-3) was hampered by 27 turnovers, compared to only 16 committed by the Trojans. The Panthers also made none of their 13 3-point attempts.
Eastern Illinois was led by Louis Jordan with 18 points and 10 rebounds. Derrick Landrus had 12 points, Johnny Moore 11 and Eric Frankford 10.
The Trojans also got 18 points and 11 rebounds from Jeff Black. Fred Spencer and Rhodney Donaldson each scored 14 points, Rodney Jackson had 11 and Cameron Boozer 10 points and 12 rebounds.