Northern Illinois vs Dartmouth Final: 64-57 - Recap

Northern Illinois got 12 points from Darrell Bowie en route to a 64-57 victory over Dartmouth on Thursday at NIU Convocation Center.

Northern Illinois won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4-point spread as underdogs.

Jordan Threloff had 11 points for Northern Illinois and Pete Rakocevic chipped in with 10 points. Aksel Bolin had 2 assists for them, while Jordan Threloff was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.

Dartmouth got 18 points from Gabas Maldunas in a losing cause and another 13 points from Alex Mitola. Alex Mitola contributed 2 assists for them, while Gabas Maldunas had 8 rebounds.

Northern Illinois led at halftime, 35-24.

The rebound battle favored Northern Illinois as they grabbed 33 boards, while Dartmouth only had 31.