Western Michigan vs Ohio Final: 90-74 - Recap
|Western Michigan vs Ohio Final: 90-74 - Recap|
Western Michigan got 22 points from Austin Richie as they ran past Ohio 90-74 on Wednesday at University Arena.
Western Michigan won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1-point spread as underdogs.
Western Michigan got 20 points from David Brown and another 18 points from Shayne Whittington. Austin Richie contributed 3 assists, while Shayne Whittington cleaned the glass with 5 rebounds.
Ohio got a 20-point performance from Maurice Ndour, who was supported by 13 points from Nick Kellogg. Nick Kellogg had 5 assists in a losing cause for Ohio, while T.J. Hall grabbed 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Western Michigan were victorious, as the score was 37-36 at the break.
Ohio won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 28-22.