Eastern Kentucky Downs Jacksonville State 86-65 - Match Report

Eastern Kentucky Downs Jacksonville State 86-65 - Match Report

Eastern Kentucky blew out Jacksonville State on Saturday, running up the score in an 86-65 win at Pete Mathews Coliseum.

Eastern Kentucky won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5-point spread as favorites.

Tarius Johnson had 19 points for Eastern Kentucky and Glenn Cosey chipped in with 15 points. Eric Stutz had 7 assists for them, while Corey Walden was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 5 boards.

Jacksonville State got a 19-point performance from Darion Rackley, who was supported by 9 points from D.J. Felder. D.J. Felder had 2 assists in a losing cause for Jacksonville State, while D.J. Felder grabbed 7 rebounds.

Eastern Kentucky hit the break leading 41-31 before taking care of business in the second half.

Jacksonville State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 27-23.