Recap - Oakland Defeats Illinois-Chicago 76-75
|Recap - Oakland Defeats Illinois-Chicago 76-75|
Oakland earned a 76-75 victory over Illinois-Chicago on Saturday, getting 21 points from Kahlil Felder at Athletics Center.
Oakland did not, however, defeat Illinois-Chicago against the spread, which closed at 10 at most sportsbooks.
Travis Bader had 19 points for Oakland and Duke Mondy chipped in with 11 points. Kahlil Felder had 9 assists for them, while Kahlil Felder was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 5 boards.
Illinois-Chicago got 21 points from Jordan Harks in a losing cause and another 20 points from Kelsey Barlow. Kelsey Barlow contributed 7 assists for them, while Kelsey Barlow had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Illinois-Chicago were victorious, as the score was 40-31 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Illinois-Chicago as they grabbed 38 boards, while Oakland only had 21.