Recap: Illinois State vs. Sonoma State
San Francisco, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Daishon Knight scored 21 points as the Illinois State Redbirds completed a 75-58 victory over the Sonoma State Seawolves as part of the Golden Gate Challenge at War Memorial Gymnasium.
Zach Lofton added 19 points for Illinois State (2-4).
Justin Herold netted 21 points and Brandon Glanz tacked on 10 points and eight rebounds for Sonoma State (1-3).
Illinois State hit 45.5 percent of its shots in the first half, including an 8-of-13 showing from beyond the arc, to claim a 37-30 lead at the break .
In the second half the Redbirds cooled to 42.9 percent shooting but they also limited the Seawolves to 28.6 percent to pull away for the win.
Sonoma State lost despite a 20-14 advantage in points in the paint. Illinois State had a 30-9 edge from 3-point range.Game Notes