Recap - Texas State Defeats Northern Kentucky 70-61
|Recap - Texas State Defeats Northern Kentucky 70-61|
Texas State grabbed a 70-61 win over Northern Kentucky on Saturday, behind a 14-point effort from Kavin Gilder-Tilbury at Puerto Vallarta ICC.
Texas State was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4.5-point spread as a favorite.
Texas State got 11 points from Phil Hawkins and another 11 points from Joel Wright. Naiel Smith contributed 3 assists, while Emani Gant cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Northern Kentucky got 14 points from Tyler White in a losing cause and another 9 points from Jordan Jackson. Jordan Jackson contributed 3 assists for them, while Jordan Jackson had 5 rebounds.
Texas State hit the break leading 42-23 before taking care of business in the second half.
Texas State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 29-24.