Wichita State Downs Northern Iowa 82-73 - Match Report
Wichita State grabbed an 82-73 win over Northern Iowa on Saturday, behind an 18-point effort from Tekele Cotton at McLeod Center.
Wichita State was the ATS victor, as they covered the 6-point spread as a favorite.
Wichita State got 16 points from Cleanthony Early and another 15 points from Darius Carter. Ron Baker contributed 6 assists, while Fred VanVleet cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Northern Iowa got a 17-point performance from Matt Bohannon, who was supported by 16 points from Seth Tuttle. Wes Washpun had 6 assists in a losing cause for Northern Iowa, while Seth Tuttle grabbed 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Wichita State were victorious, as the score was 44-37 at the break.
Wichita State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-24.