Wichita State Defeats Northern Iowa 66-41 - Recap
The battle between Wichita State and Northern Iowa didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Northern Iowa was handed a 66-41 defeat on Sunday at Charles Koch Arena.
Bettors who backed Wichita State were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 8 at sportsbooks.
Cleanthony Early had 16 points for Wichita State and Malcolm Armstead chipped in with 14 points. Malcolm Armstead had 5 assists for them, while Jake White was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Northern Iowa got 7 points from Jake Koch in a losing cause and another 6 points from Matt Morrison. Matt Morrison contributed 3 assists for them, while Austin Pehl had 4 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Wichita State were victorious, as the score was 30-18 at the break.
Wichita State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-22.