E. Michigan 66, W. Michigan 52

Brandon Bowdry scored 18 points, leading four Eastern Michigan

players in double figures and the Eagles defeated Western Michigan

66-52 on Sunday.

Bowdry also had 12 rebounds for the Eagles (13-12, 5-7), who

never trailed in the Mid-American Conference contest. Justin

Dobbins had 17 points, Carlos Medlock 14 and Jay Higgins 12 for

Eastern Michigan.

David Kool led all scorers with 22 points for Western Michigan

(13-12, 5-7). Flenard Whitfield added 12 for the Broncos.

Eastern Michigan owned a 42-32 edge on the boards, although the

Broncos’ Donald Lawson led all players with 13 rebounds.

The Eagles led 31-24 at halftime. Western Michigan scored the

first five points of the second half, but came no closer and

Eastern Michigan later used a 13-2 run to put the game out of

reach.