Akron Downs Eastern Michigan 78-68 - Match Report

Akron Downs Eastern Michigan 78-68 - Match Report

Jake Kretzer went off for 25 points and added 7 rebounds leading Akron over Eastern Michigan, 78-68, on Wednesday at EMU Convocation Center.

Akron was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3.5-point spread as an underdog.

Akron got 18 points from Demetrius Treadwell and another 14 points from Quincy Diggs. Carmelo Betancourt contributed 8 assists, while Demetrius Treadwell cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.

Eastern Michigan got a 20-point performance from Karrington Ward, who was supported by 12 points from Darell Combs. Mike Talley had 3 assists in a losing cause for Eastern Michigan, while Karrington Ward grabbed 6 rebounds.

Akron hit the break leading 39-19 before taking care of business in the second half.

Akron had a 44-42 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.