S. Illinois 85, Murray St. 56
By Times staff writer
© St. Petersburg Times
published December 4, 2002
CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Jermaine Dearman scored 19 to lead the Salukis, who led 49-22 at halftime on 19-of-34 shooting.
Stetson Hairston had 14 points and Kent Williams had 13 to lead five players in double figures for Southern Illinois.
Murray State (2-1) shot 30 percent and made four of 14 3-pointers. Antione Whelchel had 13 points, and James Singleton scored 11 and had a game-high 17 rebounds.
UP NEXT: At S.E. Missouri St., 8 Saturday.
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