Indiana State vs Evansville Final: 81-62 - Recap
|Indiana State vs Evansville Final: 81-62 - Recap|
Indiana State got 27 points from Khristian Smith en route to an 81-62 victory over Evansville on Saturday at Ford Center.
Indiana State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4.5-point spread as favorites.
Dawon Cummings had 22 points for Indiana State and Jake Odum chipped in with 14 points. Jake Odum had 4 assists for them, while Justin Gant was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Evansville got a 23-point performance from D.J. Balentine, who was supported by 14 points from Jaylon Moore. Blake Simmons had 5 assists in a losing cause for Evansville, while Egidijus Mockevicius grabbed 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Indiana State were victorious, as the score was 35-31 at the break.
Indiana State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 34-26.