Recap - Detroit Defeats Illinois-Chicago 98-47
|Recap - Detroit Defeats Illinois-Chicago 98-47|
Illinois-Chicago was run off the court by Detroit on Saturday as they blasted them 98-47 at Calihan Hall.
Bettors who backed Detroit were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 11.5 at sportsbooks.
Detroit got 25 points from Ray McCallum and another 20 points from Jason Calliste. P.J. Boutte contributed 6 assists, while Ray McCallum cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Illinois-Chicago got 11 points from Gary Talton in a losing cause and another 8 points from Hayden Humes. Gary Talton contributed 2 assists for them, while Anthony Kelley had 9 rebounds.
Detroit hit the break leading 53-14 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Detroit as they grabbed 39 boards, while Illinois-Chicago only had 32.