SIU Edwardsville Downs Eastern Illinois 49-45 - Match Report

SIU Edwardsville grabbed a 49-45 win over Eastern Illinois on Saturday, behind a 13-point effort from Mark Yelovich at Vadalabene Center.

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

SIU Edwardsville got 11 points from Kris Davis and another 10 points from Jerome Jones. Kris Davis contributed 3 assists, while Mark Yelovich cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

Eastern Illinois got 16 points from Morris Woods in a losing cause and another 6 points from Austin Akers. Taylor Jones contributed 3 assists for them, while Sherman Blanford had 9 rebounds.

The rebound battle favored Eastern Illinois as they grabbed 39 boards, while SIU Edwardsville only had 36.