Eastern Washington Defeats Southern Utah 85-74 - Recap

Eastern Washington Defeats Southern Utah 85-74 - Recap

Venky Jois scored 29 points and chipped in with 13 rebounds for Eastern Washington on Saturday, leading them to an 85-74 victory over Southern Utah at Centrum Arena.

Eastern Washington was the ATS victor, as they covered the 7.5-point spread as a favorite.

Tyler Harvey had 26 points for Eastern Washington and Drew Brandon chipped in with 16 points. Tyler Harvey had 5 assists for them, while Venky Jois was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.

Southern Utah got a 17-point performance from Eric Rippetoe, who was supported by 16 points from Casey Oliverson. John Marshall had 5 assists in a losing cause for Southern Utah, while A.J. Hess grabbed 8 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Eastern Washington were victorious, as the score was 38-34 at the break.

Eastern Washington had a 37-30 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.