Southern Illinois Falls 82-67 Against Wichita State - Game Recap

Wichita State got 23 points from Cleanthony Early en route to an 82-67 victory over Southern Illinois on Thursday at SIU Arena.

Wichita State was a favorite by 12 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.

Wichita State got 17 points from Fred VanVleet and another 13 points from Nick Wiggins. Fred VanVleet contributed 7 assists, while Cleanthony Early cleaned the glass with 5 rebounds.

Southern Illinois got 19 points from Desmar Jackson in a losing cause and another 19 points from Sean O'Brien. Anthony Beane contributed 5 assists for them, while Sean O'Brien had 7 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Wichita State were victorious, as the score was 49-32 at the break.

Wichita State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 23-20.