Western Illinois Defeats Eastern Illinois 60-32 - Recap
|Western Illinois Defeats Eastern Illinois 60-32 - Recap|
Eastern Illinois was run off the court by Western Illinois on Wednesday as they blasted them 60-32 at Western Hall.
Western Illinois won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3-point spread as favorites.
Western Illinois got 12 points from Adam Link and another 8 points from Tate Stensgaard. Jabari Sandifer contributed 3 assists, while Michael Ochereobia cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Eastern Illinois got 5 points from Josh Piper in a losing cause and another 4 points from Mat Piotrowski. Mat Piotrowski contributed 1 assists for them, while Sherman Blanford had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Western Illinois were victorious, as the score was 37-17 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Western Illinois as they grabbed 42 boards, while Eastern Illinois only had 33.