Eastern Michigan vs Northern Illinois Wrap - Northern Illinois Wins 61-59
Jordan Threloff scored 27 points and chipped in with 18 rebounds for Northern Illinois on Thursday, leading them to a 61-59 victory over Eastern Michigan at NIU Convocation Center.
Northern Illinois was an underdog by 4 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Northern Illinois got 13 points from Aaric Armstead and another 6 points from Darrell Bowie. Darrell Bowie contributed 2 assists, while Jordan Threloff cleaned the glass with 18 rebounds.
Eastern Michigan got 17 points from Mike Talley in a losing cause and another 13 points from Karrington Ward. Ray Lee contributed 1 assists for them, while Da'Shonte Riley had 13 rebounds.
The rebound battle favored Northern Illinois as they grabbed 63 boards, while Eastern Michigan only had 42.