Drexel Falls 86-84 Against Illinois State - Game Recap
Jackie Carmichael scored 21 points leading Illinois State to an 86-84 victory over Drexel at John A. Daskalakis Center on Thursday.
Illinois State was the ATS victor, as they covered the 5.5-point spread as an underdog.
Tyler Brown had 20 points for Illinois State and Johnny Hill chipped in with 13 points. Kaza Keane had 4 assists for them, while Jon Ekey was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Drexel got 18 points from Frantz Massenat in a losing cause and another 16 points from Damion Lee. Frantz Massenat contributed 9 assists for them, while Dartaye Ruffin had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Drexel were victorious, as the score was 43-37 at the break.
Drexel had a 42-34 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.