Stanford vs Northwestern Wrap - Stanford Wins 70-68
|Stanford vs Northwestern Wrap - Stanford Wins 70-68|
Josh Huestis scored 18 points leading Stanford to a 70-68 victory over Northwestern at Welsh-Ryan Arena on Friday.
Bettors who backed Stanford were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 2.5.
Stanford got 12 points from Robbie Lemons and another 12 points from John Gage. Chasson Randle contributed 6 assists, while Josh Huestis cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Northwestern got an 18-point performance from Reggie Hearn, who was supported by 16 points from Alex Olah. Jared Swopshire had 5 assists in a losing cause for Northwestern, while Jared Swopshire grabbed 7 rebounds.
Stanford led at halftime, 35-31.
The rebound battle favored Stanford as they grabbed 37 boards, while Northwestern only had 29.