Polakovich also grabbed nine rebounds for the Screaming Eagles (14-13, 7-7 Ohio Valley Conference). Jelani Simmons added 17 points and Isaiah Swope scored 14.
Brandon Trimble led the way for the Lions (9-18, 4-10) with 21 points. Keenon Cole added 14 points and nine rebounds. Chris Childs had 11 points and seven rebounds.
Both teams next play Thursday. Southern Indiana visits Little Rock, while Lindenwood visits Tennessee Tech.
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