Vermont Downs Illinois State 87-76 - Match Report

Vermont Downs Illinois State 87-76 - Match Report

Sandro Carissimo scored 24 points leading Vermont to an 87-76 victory over Illinois State at War Memorial Gymnasium on Wednesday.

Vermont was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4.5-point spread as a favorite.

Vermont got 21 points from Clancy Rugg and another 12 points from Brian Voelkel. Brian Voelkel contributed 9 assists, while Brian Voelkel cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.

Illinois State got 19 points from Zach Lofton in a losing cause and another 12 points from Daishon Knight. Daishon Knight contributed 4 assists for them, while John Jones had 6 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Illinois State were victorious, as the score was 43-31 at the break.

Vermont won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 30-26.