Bradley Defeats Drake 68-57 - Recap
Drake was victimized by Walt Lemon, Jr. for 31 points as Bradley defeated them 68-57 in NCAA action on Saturday.
Bradley won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3.5-point spread as underdogs.
Bradley got 8 points from Tyshon Pickett and another 8 points from Omari Grier. Walt Lemon, Jr. contributed 2 assists, while Auston Barnes cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Drake got a 27-point performance from Aaron Hawley, who was supported by 9 points from Chris Caird. Richard Carter had 3 assists in a losing cause for Drake, while Chris Caird grabbed 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Bradley were victorious, as the score was 34-28 at the break.
Bradley won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 28-22.