Utah Valley has won four of its past five conference games, including the last two on the road. The Wolverines had a 34-21 rebounding advantage against Chicago State and a 14-2 advantage in second-chance points. Utah Valley led 23-8 in points off the bench.
Chicago State has lost 10 in a row and has one win over a Division I team this season.
Morant's triple-double leads Murray St past Marquette, 83-64
Ja Morant logged the ninth triple-double in NCAA Tournament history as Murray State trounced fifth-seeded Marquette 83-64 in the first round of the West Region.
VCU expects to have top scorer Evans in opener
VCU leading scorer Marcus Evans practiced Thursday and is expected to play in the Rams' game against UCF in the first round of the NCAA tournament.
LSU, Maryland big men set for showdown
LSU and Maryland's big men led the way in first-round victories in the NCAA East Regional. Now they'll go head to head in a second-round game Saturday in Jacksonville, Fla.