Miami (Ohio) vs Central Michigan Final: 77-70 - Recap
|Miami (Ohio) vs Central Michigan Final: 77-70 - Recap|
Miami (Ohio) got 17 points from Geovonie McKnight en route to a 77-70 victory over Central Michigan on Wednesday at McGuirk Arena.
Miami (Ohio) won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3-point spread as underdogs.
Miami (Ohio) got 17 points from Will Sullivan and another 15 points from Will Felder. Quinten Rollins contributed 4 assists, while Will Felder cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Central Michigan got a 22-point performance from Chris Fowler, who was supported by 17 points from Blake Hibbitts. Chris Fowler had 7 assists in a losing cause for Central Michigan, while John Simons grabbed 9 rebounds.
Miami (Ohio) hit the break trailing 27-26 before taking care of business in the second half.
Central Michigan had a 38-31 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.