|MAC Tournament - Northern Illinois Downs Toledo 80-76 - Match Report|
Northern Illinois got a 27-point performance from Eugene German as they ran past Toledo 80-76 on Thursday at Quicken Loans Arena.
Northern Illinois was the ATS victor, as they covered the +6.5-point spread as an underdog.
Northern Illinois got 18 points from Dante Thorpe and another 13 points from Levi Bradley. Dante Thorpe contributed 2 assists, while Lacey James cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Toledo got 17 points from Marreon Jackson in a losing cause and another 16 points from Luke Knapke. Jaelan Sanford contributed 6 assists for them, while Marreon Jackson had 8 rebounds.
Northern Illinois led at halftime, 41-40.
Northern Illinois won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 30-27.