Recap - Illinois Defeats St. Francis NY 89-64

Recap - Illinois Defeats St. Francis NY 89-64

St. Francis NY was run off the court by Illinois on Monday as they blasted them 89-64 at University of Illinois Assembly Hall.

Tyler Griffey had 17 points for Illinois and Tracy Abrams chipped in with 15 points. Brandon Paul had 6 assists for them, while Nnanna Egwu was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 5 boards.

St. Francis NY got a 13-point performance from Akeem Johnson, who was supported by 12 points from Ben Mockford. Brent Jones had 5 assists in a losing cause for St. Francis NY, while Jalen Cannon grabbed 11 rebounds.

Illinois led at halftime, 45-25.

The rebound battle favored Illinois as they grabbed 35 boards, while St. Francis NY only had 30.