Evansville vs Colorado State Recap - Colorado State Wins 79-72
|Evansville vs Colorado State Recap - Colorado State Wins 79-72|
Colorado State got 19 points from Greg Smith en route to a 79-72 victory over Evansville on Saturday at Moby Arena.
Colorado State won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 9-point spread.
Colorado State got 16 points from Wes Eikmeier and another 16 points from Colton Iverson. Colton Iverson contributed 4 assists, while Colton Iverson cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Evansville got a 26-point performance from D.J. Balentine, who was supported by 20 points from Colt Ryan. Troy Taylor had 6 assists in a losing cause for Evansville, while Egidijus Mockevicius grabbed 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Colorado State were victorious, as the score was 44-32 at the break.
Colorado State had a 41-22 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.