Illinois-Chicago Downs Youngstown State 88-83 - Match Report
Illinois-Chicago grabbed an 88-83 win over Youngstown State on Sunday, behind a 23-point effort from Gary Talton at Beeghly Center.
Illinois-Chicago won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 7-point spread as underdogs.
Illinois-Chicago got 20 points from Daniel Barnes and another 18 points from Josh Crittle. Gary Talton contributed 9 assists, while Josh Crittle cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Youngstown State got 29 points from Kendrick Perry in a losing cause and another 16 points from Blake Allen. Kendrick Perry contributed 5 assists for them, while Blake Allen had 9 rebounds.
Illinois-Chicago trailed at halftime, 19-16.
The rebound battle favored Illinois-Chicago as they grabbed 54 boards, while Youngstown State only had 45.