Recap - SE Missouri State Defeats Northern Kentucky 79-65

Recap - SE Missouri State Defeats Northern Kentucky 79-65

SE Missouri State got 21 points from Lucas Nutt en route to a 79-65 victory over Northern Kentucky on Friday at Puerto Vallarta ICC.

Bettors who backed SE Missouri State were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 8.5 at sportsbooks.

Tyler Stone had 17 points for SE Missouri State and Nino Johnson chipped in with 10 points. Lucas Nutt had 3 assists for them, while Jarekious Bradley was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.

Northern Kentucky got a 22-point performance from Tyler White, who was supported by 16 points from Jordan Jackson. Tyler White had 2 assists in a losing cause for Northern Kentucky, while Anthony Monaco grabbed 6 rebounds.

SE Missouri State led at halftime, 38-36.

SE Missouri State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 31-26.