UC Riverside Highlanders vs Western Michigan Broncos Wrap - Western Michigan Wins 73-64

Western Michigan grabbed a 73-64 win over UC Riverside on Sunday, behind a 24-point effort from Michael Flowers at University Arena in Read Fieldhouse.

The winning margin fell right on the closing number of -9.0, meaning the game was a push for bettors.

Kawanise Wilkins had 18 points for Western Michigan and Seth Dugan chipped in with 14 points. Michael Flowers had 6 assists for them, while Kawanise Wilkins was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.

UC Riverside got 22 points from Ajani Kennedy in a losing cause and another 16 points from Dikymbe MArtin. Dikymbe MArtin contributed 3 assists for them, while Zac Watson had 8 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Western Michigan were victorious, as the score was $HalfScore at the break.

Western Michigan won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-32.

Next game, Western Michigan takes its act on the road to face Akron looking for another win. For UC Riverside, they head home to face Bethesda.