Western Illinois Defeats Nebraska Omaha 89-74 - Recap

Western Illinois got 19 points from Terell Parks en route to an 89-74 victory over Nebraska Omaha on Saturday at Ralston Sports and Event Center.

Western Illinois was the ATS victor, as they covered the 13-point spread as a favorite.

Don McAvoy III had 15 points for Western Illinois and Adam Link chipped in with 12 points. Remy Roberts-Burnett had 5 assists for them, while Terell Parks was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.

Nebraska Omaha got 18 points from Justin Simmons in a losing cause and another 13 points from Alex Phillips. CJ Carter contributed 4 assists for them, while John Karhoff had 7 rebounds.

Western Illinois hit the break leading 32-29 before taking care of business in the second half.

Western Illinois won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 35-29.