Illinois Defeats Minnesota 62-49 - Recap
|Illinois Defeats Minnesota 62-49 - Recap|
Illinois got 19 points from Kendrick Nunn en route to a 62-49 victory over Minnesota on Wednesday at Williams Arena.
Illinois was the ATS victor, as they covered the 7.5-point spread as an underdog.
Illinois got 14 points from Nnanna Egwu and another 13 points from Tracy Abrams. Tracy Abrams contributed 6 assists, while Nnanna Egwu cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Minnesota got 15 points from Andre Hollins in a losing cause and another 10 points from Austin Hollins. Joey King contributed 4 assists for them, while Austin Hollins had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Minnesota were victorious, as the score was 27-24 at the break.
Minnesota had a 35-29 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.