Akron Defeats Northern Illinois 62-54 - Recap

Akron Defeats Northern Illinois 62-54 - Recap

Demetrius Treadwell scored 25 points and chipped in with 10 rebounds for Akron on Saturday, leading them to a 62-54 victory over Northern Illinois at James A. Rhodes Arena.

Bettors who backed Akron were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 11.5.

Akron got 9 points from Quincy Diggs and another 9 points from Jake Kretzer. Demetrius Treadwell contributed 3 assists, while Demetrius Treadwell cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.

Northern Illinois got 14 points from Jordan Threloff in a losing cause and another 13 points from Aaric Armstead. Aksel Bolin contributed 3 assists for them, while Darrell Bowie had 10 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Akron were victorious, as the score was 28-27 at the break.

Akron had a 36-33 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.