Miami (Ohio) Falls 72-68 Against Western Michigan - Game Recap

Miami (Ohio) Falls 72-68 Against Western Michigan - Game Recap

Western Michigan grabbed a 72-68 win over Miami (Ohio) on Wednesday, behind a 13-point effort from Shayne Whittington at Millett Hall.

Bettors who backed Western Michigan were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 3.5 at sportsbooks.

Darius Paul had 12 points for Western Michigan and Brandon Pokley chipped in with 11 points. Darius Paul had 5 assists for them, while Darius Paul was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.

Miami (Ohio) got a 17-point performance from Will Felder, who was supported by 10 points from Allen Roberts. Quinten Rollins had 3 assists in a losing cause for Miami (Ohio), while Will Felder grabbed 13 rebounds.

Western Michigan hit the break trailing 35-32 before taking care of business in the second half.

Miami (Ohio) had a 37-29 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.