Eastern Illinois vs Olivet Nazarene Final: 67-60 - Recap

Eastern Illinois vs Olivet Nazarene Final: 67-60 - Recap

Eastern Illinois got 18 points from Alex Austin en route to a 67-60 victory over Olivet Nazarene on Wednesday at Lantz Arena.

Eastern Illinois got 17 points from Dennis Green and another 10 points from Keenen Anderson. Zach Dickerson contributed 2 assists, while Keenen Anderson cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.

Olivet Nazarene got 11 points from Austin Davis in a losing cause and another 11 points from Reid Farchmin. Tony Banks contributed 4 assists for them, while Hunter Jacobs had 11 rebounds.

Eastern Illinois hit the break leading 36-29 before taking care of business in the second half.

The rebound battle favored Olivet Nazarene as they grabbed 35 boards, while Eastern Illinois only had 34.