CORVALLIS — Five players scored in double figures as Oregon State ran past Southern Illinois University Edwardsville 101-81 Tuesday night.
Devon Collier led the Beavers (3-1) with 20 points and 7 rebounds, while Angus Brandt had 19 points and seven boards. Oregon State shot 64 percent from the field.
SIU-Edwardsville (1-6) was led by Maurice Wiltz, who had 16 points. Donivine Stewart added 13 points, seven rebounds and four assists for the Cougars.
The Beavers started the game on a 13-3 run, with Victor Robbins scoring seven of those points. Robbins finished with 12 points.
The Cougars only basket in the first three minutes was on a deep 3-pointer by Stewart with the shot clock winding down.
SIUE shot 39 percent during the first half, during which the Beavers led by as many as 25 points. The half ended with Oregon State up 52-29.