Recap - Nebraska Omaha Defeats Northern Illinois 77-64
CJ Carter scored 16 points leading Nebraska Omaha to a 77-64 victory over Northern Illinois at Ralston Sports and Event Center on Friday.
Nebraska Omaha was a favorite by 3 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Nebraska Omaha got 13 points from Alex Welhouse and another 12 points from Justin Simmons. CJ Carter contributed 5 assists, while John Karhoff cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Northern Illinois got a 11-point performance from Aksel Bolin, who was supported by 10 points from Daveon Balls. Travon Baker had 3 assists in a losing cause for Northern Illinois, while Keith Gray grabbed 7 rebounds.
Nebraska Omaha led at halftime, 33-32.
Northern Illinois won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 35-28.