Illinois Falls 84-67 to Minnesota - Recap

Minnesota got 29 points from Joe Coleman en route to an 84-67 victory over Illinois on Wednesday at University of Illinois Assembly Hall.

Minnesota was a favorite by 2 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.

Minnesota got 22 points from Andre Hollins and another 19 points from Trevor Mbakwe. Austin Hollins contributed 6 assists, while Trevor Mbakwe cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.

Illinois got 21 points from Brandon Paul in a losing cause and another 14 points from Tracy Abrams. Tracy Abrams contributed 2 assists for them, while Nnanna Egwu had 9 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Minnesota were victorious, as the score was 34-30 at the break.

Minnesota had a 37-33 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.