Toledo Downs Illinois-Chicago 74-55 - Match Report

Rian Pearson scored 24 points and chipped in with 10 rebounds for Toledo on Saturday, leading them to a 74-55 victory over Illinois-Chicago at Savage Arena.

Toledo was a 2.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Toledo got 16 points from Reese Holliday and another 10 points from Nathan Boothe. Rian Pearson contributed 5 assists, while Matt Smith cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.

Illinois-Chicago got 18 points from Daniel Barnes in a losing cause and another 11 points from Hayden Humes. Josh Crittle contributed 4 assists for them, while Marc Brown had 9 rebounds.

Toledo led at halftime, 39-30.

Toledo won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 48-38.