Illinois State vs Drake Wrap - Illinois State Wins 77-63
Illinois State earned a 77-63 victory over Drake on Saturday, getting 17 points from Daishon Knight at Knapp Center.
Illinois State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4.5-point spread as underdogs.
Illinois State got 14 points from Reggie Lynch and another 13 points from Bobby Hunter. Bobby Hunter contributed 6 assists, while Reggie Lynch cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Drake got a 24-point performance from Richard Carter, who was supported by 14 points from Aaron Hawley. Blake Danielak had 2 assists in a losing cause for Drake, while Blake Danielak grabbed 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Illinois State were victorious, as the score was 42-25 at the break.
Illinois State had a 38-23 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.