Eastern Michigan Defeats Miami (Ohio) 65-58 - Recap
Eastern Michigan got 16 points from Derek Thompson as they ran past Miami (Ohio) 65-58 on Saturday at EMU Convocation Center.
Bettors who backed Eastern Michigan were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 2.5 at sportsbooks.
Eastern Michigan got 13 points from Glenn Bryant and another 10 points from Daylen Harrison. Jalen Ross contributed 8 assists, while Da'Shonte Riley cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Miami (Ohio) got a 12-point performance from Will Felder, who was supported by 11 points from Allen Roberts. Reggie Johnson had 4 assists in a losing cause for Miami (Ohio), while Will Felder grabbed 9 rebounds.
Eastern Michigan hit the break leading 38-25 before taking care of business in the second half.
Eastern Michigan won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 34-24.