Purdue Defeats Eastern Michigan 69-64 - Recap
|Purdue Defeats Eastern Michigan 69-64 - Recap|
Purdue got 16 points from Bryson Scott en route to a 69-64 victory over Eastern Michigan on Saturday at Mackey Arena.
Purdue earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 11-point spread.
Kendall Stephens had 13 points for Purdue and Terone Johnson chipped in with 9 points. Bryson Scott had 5 assists for them, while A.J. Hammons was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Eastern Michigan got a 25-point performance from Karrington Ward, who was supported by 11 points from Glenn Bryant. Ray Lee had 2 assists in a losing cause for Eastern Michigan, while Glenn Bryant grabbed 9 rebounds.
Purdue led at halftime, 35-29.
Eastern Michigan had a 39-32 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.