Eastern Michigan vs Western Michigan Recap - Western Michigan Wins 75-67
|Eastern Michigan vs Western Michigan Recap - Western Michigan Wins 75-67|
Western Michigan got 22 points and 11 rebounds from Shayne Whittington en route to a 75-67 victory over Eastern Michigan on Sunday at University Arena.
Western Michigan was a 3.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Western Michigan got 20 points from David Brown and another 10 points from Austin Richie. Austin Richie contributed 2 assists, while Shayne Whittington cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Eastern Michigan got a 21-point performance from Darell Combs, who was supported by 12 points from Glenn Bryant. Mike Talley had 3 assists in a losing cause for Eastern Michigan, while Lekan Ajayi grabbed 6 rebounds.
Western Michigan hit the break leading 34-26 before taking care of business in the second half.
Western Michigan won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 39-32.