Recap - Central Michigan Defeats Northern Illinois 70-67
|Recap - Central Michigan Defeats Northern Illinois 70-67|
Braylon Rayson scored 19 points leading Central Michigan to a 70-67 victory over Northern Illinois at McGuirk Arena on Sunday.
The match was decisive in favor of Central Michigan, but bettors saw the game push as the margin of victory was the same as the closing point spread.
Central Michigan got 16 points from Austin Stewart and another 15 points from Chris Fowler. Chris Fowler contributed 8 assists, while Austin Stewart cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Northern Illinois got 19 points from Aaric Armstead in a losing cause and another 14 points from Darrell Bowie. Darrell Bowie contributed 3 assists for them, while Jordan Threloff had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Central Michigan were victorious, as the score was 32-25 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Northern Illinois as they grabbed 37 boards, while Central Michigan only had 22.