Western Illinois Downs Oakland 73-63 - Match Report
Terell Parks scored 19 points leading Western Illinois to a 73-63 victory over Oakland at Western Hall on Thursday.
Western Illinois won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5-point spread as favorites.
Western Illinois got 16 points from Adam Link and another 13 points from Don McAvoy III. Ceola Clark III contributed 6 assists, while Terell Parks cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Oakland got 18 points from Ryan Bass in a losing cause and another 15 points from Travis Bader. Duke Mondy contributed 7 assists for them, while Corey Petros had 11 rebounds.
Western Illinois led at halftime, 31-27.
The rebound battle favored Western Illinois as they grabbed 30 boards, while Oakland only had 23.