EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP)Damarco Minor totaled 18 points and 10 rebounds to lead SIU Edwardsville over Tennessee State 81-72 on Thursday night.

Deejuan Pruitt pitched in with 16 points and 13 rebounds for the Cougars (11-6, 2-1 Ohio Valley Conference). Lamar Wright added 13 points.

Jr. Clay finished with 22 points and four assists for the Tigers (9-7, 1-2). Marcus Fitzgerald Jr. added 21 points, while Dedric Boyd scored 15.

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Both teams next play Saturday. SIU-Edwardsville visits Southern Indiana while Tennessee State visits Lindenwood.

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