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Illinois Falls 66-63 Against Maryland - Game Recap
Maryland grabbed a 66-63 win over Illinois on Sunday, behind a 19-point effort from Darryl Morsell at State Farm Center.
Maryland won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the +11.0-point spread as underdogs.
Maryland got 16 points from Donta Scott and another 12 points from Aaron Wiggins. Darryl Morsell contributed 3 assists, while Donta Scott cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Illinois got 23 points from Ayo Dosunmu in a losing cause and another 21 points from Kofi Cockburn. Trent Frazier contributed 5 assists for them, while Kofi Cockburn had 10 rebounds.
Maryland was losing at the break before taking care of business in the second half.
Illinois had a 34-29 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Maryland takes its act home to face Nebraska looking for another win. For Illinois, they head on the road to face Nebraska.