Northern Illinois Downs Miami (Ohio) 72-61 - Match Report
|Northern Illinois Downs Miami (Ohio) 72-61 - Match Report|
Aksel Bolin scored 11 points leading Northern Illinois to a 72-61 victory over Miami (Ohio) at Millett Hall on Wednesday.
Northern Illinois won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 8-point spread as underdogs.
Northern Illinois got 10 points from Abdel Nader and another 10 points from Darrell Bowie. Travon Baker contributed 4 assists, while Darrell Bowie cleaned the glass with 5 rebounds.
Miami (Ohio) got 15 points from Will Felder in a losing cause and another 12 points from Reggie Johnson. Quinten Rollins contributed 5 assists for them, while Will Sullivan had 8 rebounds.
Northern Illinois won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 27-24.