Old Dominion vs Northeastern Final: 81-74 - Recap
|Old Dominion vs Northeastern Final: 81-74 - Recap|
Old Dominion earned an 81-74 victory over Northeastern on Saturday, getting 17 points from Richard Ross at Matthews Arena.
Old Dominion won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 7.5-point spread as underdogs.
Old Dominion got 15 points from Donte Hill and another 15 points from DeShawn Painter. Donte Hill contributed 4 assists, while Richard Ross cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Northeastern got 26 points from Jonathan Lee in a losing cause and another 19 points from Joel Smith. Marco Banegas-Flores contributed 3 assists for them, while Reggie Spencer had 5 rebounds.
Old Dominion led at halftime, 43-26.
Old Dominion had a 39-32 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.