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Paradise Jam - Illinois-Chicago Defeats Iona 86-81 - Recap

Hayden Humes scored 22 points leading Illinois-Chicago to an 86-81 victory over Iona at Sports and Fitness Center on Monday.

Illinois-Chicago was a 7.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Illinois-Chicago got 17 points from Gary Talton and another 16 points from Daniel Barnes. Gary Talton contributed 7 assists, while Hayden Humes cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

Iona got 22 points from Lamont Jones in a losing cause and another 20 points from Sean Armand. Lamont Jones contributed 3 assists for them, while Taaj Ridley had 10 rebounds.

Illinois-Chicago trailed at halftime, 38-33.

The rebound battle favored Iona as they grabbed 37 boards, while Illinois-Chicago only had 30.