PEORIA, Ill. — Nate Kennell scored 18 points with five assists and Bradley beat Division II Missouri Science & Technology 79-45 on Wednesday night.

Elijah Childs added 14 points and eight rebounds for the Braves (5-1) who have won three straight. Jojo McGlaston had 10 points with six rebounds, three assists and two steals.

The Braves built a 21-15 lead late in the first half, and a Kennell 3-pointer with 4:44 left in the period sparked a 17-2 finish to a 38-17 advantage at the break.

Ryan Stipanovich sank a 3-pointer early in the second half to extend Bradley’s lead to 50-26 with 14:42 left to play and the Braves cruised from here.

Romain Louiserre and Chris Harris led the Miners with 13 points apiece. Harris also had five rebounds, five assists and five steals.