Buffalo Defeats Northern Illinois 75-67 - Recap
|Buffalo Defeats Northern Illinois 75-67 - Recap|
Buffalo earned a 75-67 victory over Northern Illinois on Saturday, getting 20 points from Javon McCrea at NIU Convocation Center.
Buffalo was the ATS victor, as they covered the 6-point spread as a favorite.
Joshua Freelove had 13 points for Buffalo and Will Regan chipped in with 12 points. Shannon Evans had 5 assists for them, while Javon McCrea was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Northern Illinois got a 17-point performance from Aksel Bolin, who was supported by 14 points from Darrell Bowie. Travon Baker had 5 assists in a losing cause for Northern Illinois, while Darrell Bowie grabbed 7 rebounds.
Buffalo led at halftime, 34-29.
Northern Illinois won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 35-31.