World Vision Challenge - Recap - Utah State Defeats Southern Illinois 70-58
Utah State got 21 points from Kyisean Reed en route to a 70-58 victory over Southern Illinois on Saturday at Dee Glen Smith Spectrum.
Utah State was a 6-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Utah State got 16 points from Preston Medlin and another 9 points from Marcel Davis. Preston Medlin contributed 6 assists, while Marvin Jean cleaned the glass with 4 rebounds.
Southern Illinois got 29 points from Desmar Jackson in a losing cause and another 10 points from Jeff Early. Anthony Beane, Jr. contributed 5 assists for them, while Desmar Jackson had 6 rebounds.
Utah State hit the break leading 35-27 before taking care of business in the second half.
Southern Illinois had a 25-24 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.