Missouri State Downs Eastern Michigan 57-54 - Match Report
Missouri State earned a 57-54 victory over Eastern Michigan on Saturday, getting 16 points from Anthony Downing at EMU Convocation Center.
Missouri State was the ATS victor, as they covered the 2-point spread as an underdog.
Missouri State got 11 points from Marcus Marshall and another 9 points from Christian Kirk. Dorrian Williams contributed 4 assists, while Christian Kirk cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Eastern Michigan got a 19-point performance from Derek Thompson, who was supported by 11 points from J.R. Sims. Austin Harper had 6 assists in a losing cause for Eastern Michigan, while Jamell Harris grabbed 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Eastern Michigan were victorious, as the score was 29-21 at the break.
Eastern Michigan won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 32-29.