Kent State vs Western Carolina Final: 72-59 - Recap
|Kent State vs Western Carolina Final: 72-59 - Recap|
Kent State got 17 points from Mark Henniger en route to a 72-59 victory over Western Carolina on Thursday at Memorial Athletic Center.
Kent State was a favorite by 9.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Kent State got 12 points from Kris Brewer and another 10 points from K.K. Simmons. Kris Brewer contributed 3 assists, while Mark Henniger cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Western Carolina got 17 points from Tawaski King in a losing cause and another 12 points from Brandon Boggs. Trey Sumler contributed 2 assists for them, while Tawaski King had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Kent State were victorious, as the score was 27-22 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Kent State as they grabbed 49 boards, while Western Carolina only had 39.