Southern Illinois Downs Drake 74-58 - Match Report

Southern Illinois got 24 points from Desmar Jackson en route to a 74-58 victory over Drake on Tuesday at Knapp Center.

Southern Illinois was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4-point spread as an underdog.

Southern Illinois got 20 points from Anthony Beane and another 10 points from Bola Olaniyan. Desmar Jackson contributed 5 assists, while Bola Olaniyan cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

Drake got 19 points from Chris Caird in a losing cause and another 17 points from Richard Carter. Richard Carter contributed 3 assists for them, while Seth VanDeest had 5 rebounds.

Southern Illinois led at halftime, 46-29.

Southern Illinois won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 33-27.