Recap - Indiana State Defeats Illinois State 77-75

Indiana State earned a 77-75 victory over Illinois State on Sunday, getting 18 points from Justin Gant at Hulman Center.

Indiana State was an underdog by 5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.

Jake Odum had 17 points for Indiana State and Devonte Brown chipped in with 12 points. Jake Odum had 6 assists for them, while Justin Gant was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.

Illinois State got a 16-point performance from Jon Ekey, who was supported by 13 points from Jackie Carmichael. Bryant Allen had 5 assists in a losing cause for Illinois State, while Jackie Carmichael grabbed 14 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Indiana State were victorious, as the score was 36-27 at the break.

Indiana State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 46-36.