Junior Derrik Starrett had 23 points and 13 rebounds to propel Alton Marquette over visiting Piasa Southwestern 82-33 Wednesday.
The Explorers were sharp from beyond the 3-point arc, connecting on 11 of 20 shots. Also finishing in double figures for Alton Marquette was D'tae McMurray with 12 points. Noah Hunt led Piasa Southwestern with 9 points.
Alton Marquette (25-8) will host Staunton on Friday at 7:30 p.m.