Northern Illinois Defeats San Jose State 60-59 - Recap
|Northern Illinois Defeats San Jose State 60-59 - Recap|
Northern Illinois earned a 60-59 victory over San Jose State on Saturday, getting 17 points from Jordan Threloff at NIU Convocation Center.
Bettors who backed Northern Illinois were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 3.
Northern Illinois got 15 points from Daveon Balls and another 6 points from Dontel Highsmith. Travon Baker contributed 6 assists, while Jordan Threloff cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
San Jose State got 13 points from Jaleel Williams in a losing cause and another 12 points from D.J. Brown. D.J. Brown contributed 4 assists for them, while Jaleel Williams had 6 rebounds.
Northern Illinois led at halftime, 26-24.
The rebound battle favored Northern Illinois as they grabbed 47 boards, while San Jose State only had 37.