The battle between Western Illinois and Wabash didnt turn out to be much of a battle at all as Wabash was handed a 71-39 defeat on Saturday at Western Hall.
Western Illinois got 15 points from Terell Parks and another 12 points from Ceola Clark III. Adam Link contributed 3 assists, while Terell Parks cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Wabash got 14 points from Ross Sponsler in a losing cause and another 13 points from Kasey Oetting. Ross Sponsler contributed 2 assists for them, while Daniel Purvlicis had 7 rebounds.
Western Illinois led at halftime, 34-15.
Western Illinois won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 33-27.