Scrimmage Showcases ISU Offense
Jackie Carmichael
Jackie Carmichael

Oct. 30, 2011

NORMAL, Ill. -

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The Illinois State men's basketball team hosted a Red-White Scrimmage Sunday on Doug Collins Court at Redbird Arena, and Jon Ekey led the offensive display with 22 points on the night.

The Redbirds played four, eight-minute games and one, four-minute contest with players switching between the Red and White squads throughout the scrimmage.

In addition to Ekey, Jackie Carmichael also fired in 19 points, while John Wilkins and Darious Clark each added 12 and 10 points, respectively. The Redbirds shot a combined 50-for-107 (.467) and 19-for-49 (.388) on threes, while scoring a combined 130 points over 36 minutes of play.

Carmichael led the team with 13 rebounds, while the Redbirds totaled 28 assists and 18 turnovers.

Illinois State will host Quincy, next Sunday at 2:05 p.m., for the Redbirds' lone exhibition game before opening the 2011-12 season.

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