Ohio Downs Eastern Michigan 58-56 - Match Report
Ohio grabbed a 58-56 win over Eastern Michigan on Saturday, behind a 14-point effort from Stevie Taylor at EMU Convocation Center.
Ohio won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2-point spread as underdogs.
Ohio got 12 points from Nick Kellogg and another 12 points from Javarez Willis. Travis Wilkins contributed 4 assists, while Maurice Ndour cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
Eastern Michigan got 14 points from Glenn Bryant in a losing cause and another 13 points from Karrington Ward. Jalen Ross contributed 3 assists for them, while Karrington Ward had 10 rebounds.
Ohio hit the break trailing 30-22 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Ohio as they grabbed 45 boards, while Eastern Michigan only had 42.