Western Michigan vs Northwestern Recap - Northwestern Wins 51-35

Western Michigan vs Northwestern Recap - Northwestern Wins 51-35

Northwestern grabbed a 51-35 win over Western Michigan on Saturday, behind a 15-point effort from Drew Crawford at Welsh-Ryan Arena.

Northwestern was a favorite by 6.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.

JerShon Cobb had 11 points for Northwestern and Alex Olah chipped in with 10 points. JerShon Cobb had 5 assists for them, while Drew Crawford was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.

Western Michigan got a 12-point performance from Shayne Whittington, who was supported by 10 points from David Brown. Austin Richie had 2 assists in a losing cause for Western Michigan, while Shayne Whittington grabbed 10 rebounds.

Northwestern hit the break leading 24-12 before taking care of business in the second half.

Northwestern won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 43-36.