Illinois State vs Creighton Final: 75-72 - Recap
|Illinois State vs Creighton Final: 75-72 - Recap|
Tyler Brown scored 27 points for Illinois State on Saturday, leading them to a 75-72 victory over Creighton at CenturyLink Center.
Illinois State was the ATS victor, as they covered the 8-point spread as an underdog.
Johnny Hill had 19 points for Illinois State and Jackie Carmichael chipped in with 16 points. Tyler Brown had 5 assists for them, while Johnny Hill was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Creighton got a 24-point performance from Doug McDermott, who was supported by 16 points from Grant Gibbs. Grant Gibbs had 3 assists in a losing cause for Creighton, while Doug McDermott grabbed 13 rebounds.
Illinois State trailed at halftime, 39-36.
Creighton had a 48-29 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.