CBI Tournament - Illinois State Downs Morehead State 77-67 - Match Report
Illinois State grabbed a 77-67 win over Morehead State on Wednesday, behind an 18-point effort from Daishon Knight at Redbird Arena.
Illinois State was the ATS victor, as they covered the 6.5-point spread as a favorite.
Illinois State got 16 points from Bobby Hunter and another 13 points from Nick Zeisloft. Tony Wills contributed 3 assists, while Reggie Lynch cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Morehead State got a 19-point performance from Kareem Storey, who was supported by 14 points from Angelo Warner. Kareem Storey had 5 assists in a losing cause for Morehead State, while Billy Reader grabbed 9 rebounds.
Illinois State hit the break leading 33-25 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Morehead State as they grabbed 40 boards, while Illinois State only had 37.