Virginia Commonwealth Defeats Illinois State 96-58 - Recap
Illinois State was run off the court by Virginia Commonwealth on Friday as they blasted them 96-58 at Siegel Center.
Bettors who backed Virginia Commonwealth were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 21 at sportsbooks.
Virginia Commonwealth got 14 points from Terrance Shannon and another 14 points from Treveon Graham. Briante Weber contributed 8 assists, while Juvonte Reddic cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Illinois State got 12 points from Zach Lofton in a losing cause and another 9 points from Daishon Knight. Bobby Hunter contributed 2 assists for them, while John Jones had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Virginia Commonwealth were victorious, as the score was 52-22 at the break.
Virginia Commonwealth won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 46-35.