Denver Defeats Western Illinois 75-67 - Recap

Denver Defeats Western Illinois 75-67 - Recap

Denver grabbed a 75-67 win over Western Illinois on Thursday, behind a 21-point effort from Chris Udofia at Magness Arena.

Bettors who backed Denver were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 12.

Denver got 17 points from Bryant Rucker and another 15 points from Cam Griffin. Chris Udofia contributed 7 assists, while Chris Udofia cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

Western Illinois got 18 points from Garret Covington in a losing cause and another 14 points from Michael Ochereobia. Mike Miklusak contributed 3 assists for them, while Michael Ochereobia had 8 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Denver were victorious, as the score was 36-33 at the break.

The rebound battle favored Western Illinois as they grabbed 22 boards, while Denver only had 20.