Georgia Tech vs Illinois Recap - Illinois Wins 75-62
|Georgia Tech vs Illinois Recap - Illinois Wins 75-62|
Illinois grabbed a 75-62 win over Georgia Tech on Wednesday, behind a 15-point effort from Brandon Paul at University of Illinois Assembly Hall.
Illinois was a 10.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Illinois got 15 points from Joseph Bertrand and another 14 points from D.J. Richardson. Brandon Paul contributed 7 assists, while Brandon Paul cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Georgia Tech got 14 points from Kammeon Holsey in a losing cause and another 10 points from Mfon Udofia. Mfon Udofia contributed 3 assists for them, while Robert Carter had 7 rebounds.
Illinois hit the break leading 36-35 before taking care of business in the second half.
Illinois won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-30.