Central Michigan vs SIU Edwardsville Recap - Central Michigan Wins 65-64
|Central Michigan vs SIU Edwardsville Recap - Central Michigan Wins 65-64|
Chris Fowler scored 23 points leading Central Michigan to a 65-64 victory over SIU Edwardsville at Vadalabene Center on Saturday.
Central Michigan won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as underdogs.
Rayshawn Simmons had 9 points for Central Michigan and John Simons chipped in with 8 points. Chris Fowler had 6 assists for them, while Austin Stewart was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
SIU Edwardsville got 17 points from Maurice Wiltz in a losing cause and another 11 points from Michael Messer. Donivine Stewart contributed 3 assists for them, while Keaton Jackson had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed SIU Edwardsville were victorious, as the score was 29-27 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Central Michigan as they grabbed 39 boards, while SIU Edwardsville only had 31.