Western Illinois vs UMKC Wrap - Western Illinois Wins 68-63
|Western Illinois vs UMKC Wrap - Western Illinois Wins 68-63|
Western Illinois got a 27-point performance from Ceola Clark III as they ran past UMKC 68-63 on Saturday at Municipal Auditorium.
Western Illinois was the ATS victor, as they covered the 2-point spread as a favorite.
Terell Parks had 15 points for Western Illinois and Jack Houpt chipped in with 11 points. Ceola Clark III had 4 assists for them, while Terell Parks was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.
UMKC got 15 points from Thomas Staton in a losing cause and another 11 points from Nelson Kirksey. Estan Tyler contributed 4 assists for them, while Fred Chatmon had 5 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Western Illinois were victorious, as the score was 34-22 at the break.