Northern Illinois vs Kent State Final: 50-49 - Recap
Aksel Bolin scored 14 points leading Northern Illinois to a 50-49 victory over Kent State at Memorial Athletic Center on Wednesday.
Northern Illinois was an underdog by 11 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Northern Illinois got 11 points from Travon Baker and another 10 points from Jordan Threloff. Darrell Bowie contributed 2 assists, while Jordan Threloff cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Kent State got 10 points from Darren Goodson in a losing cause and another 8 points from Mark Henniger. Kellon Thomas contributed 3 assists for them, while Mark Henniger had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Kent State were victorious, as the score was 28-21 at the break.
Northern Illinois won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 35-27.