Missouri State Defeats Evansville 66-54 - Recap
Missouri State earned a 66-54 victory over Evansville on Wednesday, getting 18 points from Jarmar Gulley at Ford Center.
Missouri State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as underdogs.
Missouri State got 14 points from Ron Mvouika and another 8 points from Christian Kirk. Ron Mvouika contributed 5 assists, while Jarmar Gulley cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Evansville got 14 points from Egidijus Mockevicius in a losing cause and another 12 points from Blake Simmons. D.J. Balentine contributed 3 assists for them, while Egidijus Mockevicius had 10 rebounds.
Missouri State hit the break leading 31-27 before taking care of business in the second half.
Missouri State had a 44-34 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.