Eastern Michigan Downs Western Michigan 50-49 - Match Report

Eastern Michigan Downs Western Michigan 50-49 - Match Report

Eastern Michigan got 15 points from Glenn Bryant en route to a 50-49 victory over Western Michigan on Saturday at EMU Convocation Center.

Eastern Michigan was a 3-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Eastern Michigan got 13 points from Daylen Harrison and another 9 points from Derek Thompson. J.R. Sims contributed 3 assists, while Daylen Harrison cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.

Western Michigan got a 11-point performance from Shayne Whittington, who was supported by 9 points from Austin Richie. Austin Richie had 3 assists in a losing cause for Western Michigan, while Shayne Whittington grabbed 11 rebounds.

Eastern Michigan hit the break leading 23-18 before taking care of business in the second half.

The rebound battle favored Western Michigan as they grabbed 33 boards, while Eastern Michigan only had 32.