Missouri State Falls 67-63 Against Illinois State - Game Recap
Illinois State earned a 67-63 victory over Missouri State on Tuesday, getting 17 points from Daishon Knight at Redbird Arena.
Illinois State won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 5-point spread.
Illinois State got 14 points from Bobby Hunter and another 11 points from Nick Zeisloft. Daishon Knight contributed 5 assists, while Daishon Knight cleaned the glass with 5 rebounds.
Missouri State got a 24-point performance from Jarmar Gulley, who was supported by 12 points from Austin Ruder. Nathan Scheer had 3 assists in a losing cause for Missouri State, while Jarmar Gulley grabbed 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Illinois State were victorious, as the score was 32-26 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Missouri State as they grabbed 28 boards, while Illinois State only had 26.