World Vision Challenge - UC Davis Defeats Southern Illinois 78-70 - Recap

World Vision Challenge - UC Davis Defeats Southern Illinois 78-70 - Recap

UC Davis got 20 points from Corey Hawkins en route to a 78-70 victory over Southern Illinois on Thursday at Dee Glen Smith Spectrum.

UC Davis won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 6-point spread as underdogs.

UC Davis got 18 points from J.T. Adenrele and another 15 points from Ryan Sypkens. Corey Hawkins contributed 6 assists, while Ryan Howley cleaned the glass with 15 rebounds.

Southern Illinois got a 23-point performance from Dantiel Daniels, who was supported by 18 points from Desmar Jackson. Kendal Brown-Surles had 5 assists in a losing cause for Southern Illinois, while Dantiel Daniels grabbed 6 rebounds.

UC Davis hit the break trailing 31-29 before taking care of business in the second half.

The rebound battle favored UC Davis as they grabbed 44 boards, while Southern Illinois only had 30.