Illinois State Falls 104-98 Against Evansville - Game Recap
D.J. Balentine poured in 38 points for Evansville on Wednesday, as they defeated Illinois State 104-98 at Ford Center.
Evansville was an underdog by1 point and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Egidijus Mockevicius had 18 points for Evansville and Blake Simmons chipped in with 17 points. Adam Wing had 5 assists for them, while Egidijus Mockevicius was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Illinois State got 18 points from Nick Zeisloft in a losing cause and another 17 points from Bobby Hunter. Bobby Hunter contributed 6 assists for them, while Bobby Hunter had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Evansville were victorious, as the score was 54-33 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Evansville as they grabbed 38 boards, while Illinois State only had 34.