Penn State Falls 70-54 Against Northwestern - Game Recap

Penn State Falls 70-54 Against Northwestern - Game Recap

Dave Sobolewski scored 18 points leading Northwestern to a 70-54 victory over Penn State at Bryce Jordan Center on Thursday.

Bettors who backed Northwestern were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 2 at sportsbooks.

Jared Swopshire had 17 points for Northwestern and Reggie Hearn chipped in with 14 points. Dave Sobolewski had 5 assists for them, while Alex Olah was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.

Penn State got a 20-point performance from D.J. Newbill, who was supported by 13 points from Jermaine Marshall. D.J. Newbill had 3 assists in a losing cause for Penn State, while Ross Travis grabbed 9 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Northwestern were victorious, as the score was 33-18 at the break.

The rebound battle favored Penn State as they grabbed 37 boards, while Northwestern only had 33.