Illinois State Defeats DePaul 69-64 - Recap
|Illinois State Defeats DePaul 69-64 - Recap|
Illinois State grabbed a 69-64 win over DePaul on Sunday, behind a 16-point effort from Daishon Knight at Redbird Arena.
Illinois State was the ATS victor, as they covered the 1.5-point spread as a favorite.
Illinois State got 14 points from Zach Lofton and another 11 points from Nick Zeisloft. Zach Lofton contributed 5 assists, while Daishon Knight cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
DePaul got an 18-point performance from Billy Garrett Jr., who was supported by 17 points from Brandon Young. Brandon Young had 4 assists in a losing cause for DePaul, while Sandi Marcius grabbed 11 rebounds.
Illinois State hit the break leading 37-34 before taking care of business in the second half.
DePaul won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-41.