Iowa vs Illinois Final: 63-55 - Recap

Iowa vs Illinois Final: 63-55 - Recap

Iowa grabbed a 63-55 win over Illinois on Tuesday, behind a 21-point effort from Roy Devyn Marble at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.

Iowa was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4.5-point spread as a favorite.

Iowa got 10 points from Josh Oglesby and another 8 points from Adam Woodbury. Roy Devyn Marble contributed 4 assists, while Roy Devyn Marble cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.

Illinois got 18 points from Brandon Paul in a losing cause and another 13 points from D.J. Richardson. Tracy Abrams contributed 4 assists for them, while Brandon Paul had 9 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Iowa were victorious, as the score was 31-28 at the break.

The rebound battle favored Iowa as they grabbed 43 boards, while Illinois only had 39.