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Eastern Illinois Beats SIU-Edwardsville 78-66 at OVC Tourney

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Cornell Johnston seemed to be in the right place to spot up and knock down a 3-pointer every time Eastern Illinois’ lead began to shrink Wednesday night at the Ohio Valley Conference tournament as the sixth-seeded Panthers fended off No. 7 seed SIU-Edwardsville 78-66 to win their first post-season game since 2010.

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