Drexel Downs Illinois State 78-70 - Match Report
Chris Fouch went off for 26 points and added 6 rebounds leading Drexel over Illinois State, 78-70, on Tuesday at Redbird Arena.
Drexel won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5-point spread as favorites.
Drexel got 13 points from Kazembe Abif and another 12 points from Frantz Massenat. Frantz Massenat contributed 7 assists, while Kazembe Abif cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Illinois State got 14 points from Bobby Hunter in a losing cause and another 12 points from John Jones. Kaza Keane contributed 4 assists for them, while Michael Middlebrooks had 15 rebounds.
Drexel hit the break leading 34-30 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Illinois State as they grabbed 44 boards, while Drexel only had 42.