OXFORD, Ohio — Corey Sawyer Jr.’s driving layup with five seconds left lifted Illinois State to a 48-46 win over Coppin State on Saturday.
Kooper Jacobi’s 11 points led Eastern Illinois. Jacobi also contributed six rebounds for the Panthers (2-3). Dan Luers scored seven points.
Camaren Sparrrow led the Eagles (0-6) with 12 points and two steals. Toto Fagbenle added eight points, 11 rebounds and two blocks. In addition, Aa’Reyon Jones finished with eight points, four assists and four steals.