Coaches vs. Cancer - Western Illinois Downs Buffalo 67-58 - Match Report

Ceola Clark III scored 19 points leading Western Illinois to a 67-58 victory over Buffalo at Ford Center on Friday.

Western Illinois won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5-point spread as underdogs.

Western Illinois got 12 points from Terell Parks and another 10 points from Adam Link. Ceola Clark III contributed 4 assists, while Don McAvoy III cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.

Buffalo got 13 points from Javon McCrea in a losing cause and another 13 points from Will Regan. Javon McCrea contributed 5 assists for them, while Jarod Oldham had 6 rebounds.

Western Illinois led at halftime, 32-31.

The rebound battle favored Buffalo as they grabbed 35 boards, while Western Illinois only had 34.