Austin Peay vs Eastern Illinois Recap - Eastern Illinois Wins 67-64

Reggie Smith scored 15 points leading Eastern Illinois to a 67-64 victory over Austin Peay at Lantz Arena on Saturday.

Eastern Illinois was a favorite by 2 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.

Eastern Illinois got 12 points from Luke Piotrowski and another 11 points from Sherman Blanford. Reggie Smith contributed 5 assists, while Sherman Blanford cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

Austin Peay got 15 points from Will Triggs in a losing cause and another 13 points from Chris Horton. Damarius Smith contributed 4 assists for them, while Chris Horton had 11 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Austin Peay were victorious, as the score was 35-34 at the break.

Austin Peay won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 27-25.