Western Illinois Downs Alcorn State 64-62 - Match Report
Western Illinois got 13 points from Michael Ochereobia as they ran past Alcorn State 64-62 on Sunday at Don Haskins Center.
Western Illinois earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 10.5-point spread.
Western Illinois got 12 points from Mohamed Conde and another 11 points from Mike Miklusak. Jabari Sandifer contributed 4 assists, while Mike Miklusak cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Alcorn State got a 23-point performance from LeAntwan Luckett, who was supported by 17 points from Octavius Brown. Devante Hampton had 4 assists in a losing cause for Alcorn State, while Octavius Brown grabbed 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Alcorn State were victorious, as the score was 35-26 at the break.
Alcorn State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 27-23.