The Hilltoppers have slowly clawed back into this thing – as SIU is shooting just 11 of 26 now with 15 turnovers.
The Salukis have scored just six points since being up 19-6 midway through the first half.
Juan Pattillo has three fouls for WKU, and Brandon Peters has two – but Peters has seven points, and started the second half running the point for the Hilltoppers.
Pettigrew still leads the way with eight points and five boards. WKU is still shooting just 9 of 32 from the floor.