Western Michigan vs Kent State Wrap - Western Michigan Wins 75-59

Western Michigan got 18 points from Shayne Whittington en route to a 75-59 victory over Kent State on Thursday at Memorial Athletic Center.

Bettors who backed Western Michigan were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 4.5 at sportsbooks.

Western Michigan got 17 points from David Brown and another 16 points from Tucker Haymond. Taylor Perry contributed 5 assists, while Connar Tava cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.

Kent State got 10 points from Darren Goodson in a losing cause and another 10 points from Kris Brewer. Kris Brewer contributed 4 assists for them, while Khaliq Spicer had 7 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Western Michigan were victorious, as the score was 34-24 at the break.

Western Michigan won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-32.