Miami (Ohio) vs Western Michigan Wrap - Western Michigan Wins 68-57
|Miami (Ohio) vs Western Michigan Wrap - Western Michigan Wins 68-57|
Western Michigan grabbed a 68-57 win over Miami (Ohio) on Saturday, behind a 20-point effort from Austin Richie at University Arena.
Western Michigan won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 6.5-point spread as favorites.
Shayne Whittington had 18 points for Western Michigan and David Brown chipped in with 11 points. Connar Tava had 4 assists for them, while Shayne Whittington was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Miami (Ohio) got 12 points from Geovonie McKnight in a losing cause and another 12 points from Will Felder. Quinten Rollins contributed 4 assists for them, while Jaryd Eustace had 4 rebounds.
Western Michigan led at halftime, 29-23.
Western Michigan won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 38-25.