Kent State vs Northern Illinois Final: 73-64 - Recap
|Kent State vs Northern Illinois Final: 73-64 - Recap|
Northern Illinois was scorched by Kris Brewer for 25 points as Kent State defeated them 73-64 in NCAA action on Wednesday.
Kent State was the ATS victor, as they covered the 6-point spread as a favorite.
Kent State got 14 points from Derek Jackson and another 10 points from Devareaux Manley. Derek Jackson contributed 4 assists, while Chris Ortiz cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Northern Illinois got a 15-point performance from Aaron Armstead, who was supported by 13 points from Travon Baker. Aksel Bolin had 2 assists in a losing cause for Northern Illinois, while Aaron Armstead grabbed 10 rebounds.
The rebound battle favored Northern Illinois as they grabbed 42 boards, while Kent State only had 34.