Austinpeay 57
Illinoisst 44 39 83
Date of game: 12/22/2012

Recap: Illinois State vs. Austin Peay

Normal, Illinois (Sports Network) - Jackie Carmichael recorded his second consecutive double-double with 18 points and 11 rebounds as the Illinois State Redbirds handled the Austin Peay Governors, 83-57, at the Redbird Arena.

Carmichael was 8-of-13 from the field for the Redbirds (9-3), who won their fourth game in a row. Tyler Brown added 16 points and six assists while John Wilkins contributed 14 points off the bench on 6-of-8 shooting from the floor. Jon Ekey scored 11 points and played a strong defensive game tallying three blocks and a steal.

Anthony Campbell led all scorers with 20 points for the Governors (4-8), who took their fourth loss in as many games. Campbell was 5-of-9 from three-point range and was the only Austin Peay player to score in double-figures in the setback.

Illinois State led 44-28 at halftime after holding the Governors to 39.3 percent shooting in the first half.

In the second half the Redbirds shot 55.2 percent from the field and outscored Austin Peay 39-29 to close out their convincing win.

APSU recorded 25 turnovers which led to 28 points for the Redbirds who tallied 12 steals and seven blocks.

Game Notes

NASCAR News
Kahne gets three-year extension from Hendrick

Kasey Kahne will continue to drive for Hendrick Motorsports through the 2018 Sprint Cup season, signing a three-year contract extension on Thursday.

Bears send Briggs to IR

Chicago Bears linebacker Lance Briggs will miss the remainder of the season due to a groin injury that could end his long tenure with the franchise.

Royals ship Crow to Miami

The Kansas City Royals have traded reliever Aaron Crow to the Miami Marlins for a pair of minor league pitchers.

Pacers' West, Watson to make season debuts

The Indiana Pacers welcome back two familiar faces on Friday, with forward David West and guard C.J. Watson set to make their season debuts.

Ducks acquire D Brewer from Lightning for pick

The Anaheim Ducks acquired veteran defenseman Eric Brewer from the Tampa Bay Lightning Friday in exchange for a third-round selection in the 2015 NHL Draft.

Featured Partners
www.eastridgeretirementcenter.com
The newly modeled East Ridge Residence is a must see with its spacious comfortable apartments. Plus, 3 delicious meals daily, geriatric physician, home healthcare services and fun festive activities. Schedule your visit today!
www.ameripriseadvisors.com/james.m.scotchie
Together we can make a confident retirement possible. Simply click to get started with your private wealth advisor. Talk to Jimmy Scotchie, Certified Financial Planner.
www.comcast.com/cable-internet-packages.html
Get started at $79.99 a month for 12 months. Plus, get a $75 VISA® Prepaid card.
 
Supermarket Guru
From The Archives
Scenic City Roots
Through Irish Eyes
Brand News
Prime Mashup
What's Trending
Megan Wise Goes Outside
Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.