Recap - Eastern Kentucky Defeats Florida International 83-61
|Recap - Eastern Kentucky Defeats Florida International 83-61|
Eastern Kentucky cruised to victory on Friday, running Florida International out of the gym and running up an 83-61 score at KSU Convocation Center.
Eastern Kentucky was a 5.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Eastern Kentucky got 17 points from Glenn Cosey and another 16 points from Marcus Lewis. Glenn Cosey contributed 8 assists, while Glenn Cosey cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Florida International got 14 points from Tymell Murphy in a losing cause and another 13 points from Rakeem Buckles. Raymond Taylor contributed 3 assists for them, while Rakeem Buckles had 12 rebounds.
Eastern Kentucky led at halftime, 45-24.
The rebound battle favored Florida International as they grabbed 45 boards, while Eastern Kentucky only had 33.