Illinois Downs Jacksonville State 86-62 - Match Report
Jacksonville State was run off the court by Illinois on Sunday as they blasted them 86-62 at State Farm Center.
Illinois was a 16-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Joseph Bertrand had 20 points for Illinois and Tracy Abrams chipped in with 13 points. Jaylon Tate had 8 assists for them, while Joseph Bertrand was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Jacksonville State got a 12-point performance from Brian Williams, who was supported by 8 points from Darion Rackley. Nick Cook had 3 assists in a losing cause for Jacksonville State, while D.J. Felder grabbed 10 rebounds.
Illinois led at halftime, 40-27.
The rebound battle favored Jacksonville State as they grabbed 44 boards, while Illinois only had 37.