|Summit League Tournament - Western Illinois Downs South Dakota State 79-76 - Match Report|
Western Illinois grabbed a 79-76 win over South Dakota State on Saturday, behind a 17-point effort from Kobe Webster at Denny Sanford Premier Center.
Western Illinois was the ATS victor, as they covered the +15.0-point spread as an underdog.
Western Illinois got 17 points from Ben Pyle and another 13 points from Isaac Johnson. Kobe Webster contributed 2 assists, while Brandon Gilbeck cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
South Dakota State got a 29-point performance from David Jenkins Jr., who was supported by 19 points from Tevin King. Tevin King had 3 assists in a losing cause for South Dakota State, while Mike Daum grabbed 11 rebounds.
Western Illinois was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.
Western Illinois had a 37-35 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.