Evansville Falls 81-59 Against Ohio - Game Recap
The battle between Ohio and Evansville didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Evansville was handed an 81-59 defeat on Saturday at Ohio University Convocation Center.
Ohio won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 7-point spread as favorites.
Ohio got 13 points from Nick Kellogg and another 12 points from Ricardo Johnson. Stevie Taylor contributed 4 assists, while Jon Smith cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Evansville got 19 points from Egidijus Mockevicius in a losing cause and another 15 points from D.J. Balentine. Duane Gibson contributed 4 assists for them, while Egidijus Mockevicius had 9 rebounds.
Ohio led at halftime, 42-26.
Ohio won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-31.