Kent State vs Loyola of Chicago Wrap - Kent State Wins 70-63
Kent State got 16 points from Chris Evans as they ran past Loyola of Chicago 70-63 on Saturday at Joseph J. Gentile Center.
Kent State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1.5-point spread as underdogs.
Kris Brewer had 14 points for Kent State and Randal Holt chipped in with 13 points. Kris Brewer had 5 assists for them, while Chris Evans was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Loyola of Chicago got 31 points from Christian Thomas in a losing cause and another 10 points from Devon Turk. Jeff White contributed 6 assists for them, while Christian Thomas had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Kent State were victorious, as the score was 38-33 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Kent State as they grabbed 34 boards, while Loyola of Chicago only had 31.