Recap - Bradley Defeats Missouri State 69-66
|Recap - Bradley Defeats Missouri State 69-66|
Walt Lemon Jr. scored 20 points leading Bradley to a 69-66 victory over Missouri State at Carver Arena on Saturday.
Bradley earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 8.5-point spread.
Bradley got 17 points from Dyricus Simms-Edwards and another 11 points from Will Egolf. Walt Lemon Jr. contributed 4 assists, while Jake Eastman cleaned the glass with 5 rebounds.
Missouri State got 13 points from Anthony Downing in a losing cause and another 13 points from Gavin Thurman. Marcus Marshall contributed 5 assists for them, while Anthony Downing had 7 rebounds.
Bradley led at halftime, 35-20.
The rebound battle favored Missouri State as they grabbed 33 boards, while Bradley only had 25.