Wrightst 56
Eillinois 44
Date of game: 11/13/2012

Recap: Eastern Ill vs. Wright State

Charleston, IL (Sports Network) - J.T. Yoho scored a game-high 14 points to help lead the Wright State Raiders to a 56-44 victory over the Eastern Illinois Panthers at Lantz Arena.

Yoho, who came off the bench, shot 3-of-4 from beyond the arc and grabbed eight boards. Kendall Griffin (11 points) and Reggie Arceneaux (10 points) each added double digits for the Raiders (2-0).

Alex Austin led Eastern Illinois (0-2) with 11 points, and he was followed closely by Sherman Blanford with 10 points.

Wright State jumped out to a 32-17 lead at the half. The Panthers shot only 26.1 percent from the floor in the opening frame, including 1-of-11 from three-point range.

The Panthers improved after halftime, draining 10-of-19 from the field, but it was not enough to overcome the first half deficit.

The Raiders outrebounded the Panthers, 37-24. Wright State shot 14-of-21 from the free throw line, while Eastern Illinois only made just 8-of-16.

Game Notes

NASCAR News
Kurt Busch begins NASCAR's process for reinstatement

Kurt Busch has agreed to NASCAR's terms and conditions for reinstatement after he was suspended indefinitely for domestic violence allegations on Feb. 20.

Blue Jays sign Viciedo to minor league deal

The Toronto Blue Jays signed veteran slugger Dayan Viciedo to a minor league contract on Sunday and will give him a chance to make the team in spring training.

Rangers extend Zuccarello

Ending days of speculation ahead of Monday's trade deadline, the New York Rangers and forward Mats Zuccarello have agreed to a contract extension.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.