Bradley Defeats Southern Illinois 66-60 - Recap
Bradley earned a 66-60 victory over Southern Illinois on Wednesday, getting 20 points from Walt Lemon Jr. at SIU Arena.
Bradley won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2-point spread as underdogs.
Bradley got 11 points from Jordan Prosser and another 11 points from Dyricus Simms-Edwards. Dyricus Simms-Edwards contributed 4 assists, while Dyricus Simms-Edwards cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Southern Illinois got 15 points from Desmar Jackson in a losing cause and another 11 points from Jeff Early. Kendal Brown-Surles contributed 3 assists for them, while Desmar Jackson had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Bradley were victorious, as the score was 28-23 at the break.
Bradley won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 34-28.