Mid-American Conference Tournament - Western Michigan vs Akron Final: 64-60 - Recap
|Mid-American Conference Tournament - Western Michigan vs Akron Final: 64-60 - Recap|
Shayne Whittington scored 18 points leading Western Michigan to a 64-60 victory over Akron at Quicken Loans Arena on Friday.
Western Michigan was an underdog by 2.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Western Michigan got 16 points from David Brown and another 16 points from Connar Tava. Shayne Whittington contributed 2 assists, while Shayne Whittington cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Akron got a 15-point performance from Demetrius Treadwell, who was supported by 14 points from Deji Ibitayo. Carmelo Betancourt had 4 assists in a losing cause for Akron, while Demetrius Treadwell grabbed 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Akron were victorious, as the score was 34-17 at the break.
Akron had a 38-35 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.