Drake vs Wisc-Green Bay Final: 71-54 - Recap
|Drake vs Wisc-Green Bay Final: 71-54 - Recap|
Drake grabbed a 71-54 win over Wisc-Green Bay on Saturday, behind a 16-point effort from Ben Simons at Knapp Center.
Drake was a 1-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Seth VanDeest had 15 points for Drake and Chris Hines chipped in with 14 points. Richard Carter had 5 assists for them, while Seth VanDeest was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Wisc-Green Bay got 12 points from Keifer Sykes in a losing cause and another 12 points from Brennan Cougill. Keifer Sykes contributed 5 assists for them, while Jordan Fouse had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Drake were victorious, as the score was 37-35 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Drake as they grabbed 37 boards, while Wisc-Green Bay only had 32.