Simmons scores 21 as Southern Indiana defeats Loras 87-55

Nov 18, 2022, 6:56 AM | Updated: 8:58 pm

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Jelani Simmons scored 21 points as Southern Indiana beat Loras 87-55 on Friday night.

Simmons was 9-of-12 shooting (3 for 6 from distance) for the Screaming Eagles (2-2). Tyler Henry shot 6 for 9 from beyond the arc to add 19 points. Jacob Polakovich recorded eight points and finished 3 of 4 from the floor.

Declan Ciurlik led the way for the Duhawks (0-1) with 19 points and four steals. Loras also got 13 points from Ali Sabet. In addition, Tyler Bass had eight points, seven rebounds and three steals.

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Southern Indiana visits Saint Bonaventure in its next matchup on Tuesday.

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Simmons scores 21 as Southern Indiana defeats Loras 87-55