Illinois State Falls 79-62 Against Evansville - Game Recap
Colt Ryan went off for 31 points and added 7 rebounds leading Evansville to a 79-62 win over Illinois State on Wednesday at Ford Center.
Evansville was a 1-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Evansville got 16 points from Ned Cox and another 8 points from Adam Wing. Ned Cox contributed 6 assists, while Egidijus Mockevicius cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Illinois State got 21 points from Tyler Brown in a losing cause and another 9 points from John Wilkins. Anthony Cousin contributed 4 assists for them, while Jackie Carmichael had 14 rebounds.
Evansville led at halftime, 42-33.
Evansville won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-39.