Illinois-Chicago Downs Loyola of Chicago 61-59 - Match Report
Illinois-Chicago grabbed a 61-59 win over Loyola of Chicago on Wednesday, behind a 14-point effort from Gary Talton at UIC Pavilion.
Illinois-Chicago was a favorite by1 point and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Josh Crittle had 12 points for Illinois-Chicago and Hayden Humes chipped in with 9 points. Gary Talton had 4 assists for them, while Josh Crittle was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Loyola of Chicago got a 16-point performance from Christian Thomas, who was supported by 14 points from Ben Averkamp. Cully Payne had 5 assists in a losing cause for Loyola of Chicago, while Jordan Hicks grabbed 7 rebounds.
Illinois-Chicago led at halftime, 35-30.
Loyola of Chicago won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 32-30.