Western Kentucky vs UNC Wilmington Final: 73-58 - Recap
|Western Kentucky vs UNC Wilmington Final: 73-58 - Recap|
Western Kentucky grabbed a 73-58 win over UNC Wilmington on Thursday, behind a 16-point effort from George Fant at EA Diddle Arena.
Western Kentucky was an 8-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
T.J. Price had 14 points for Western Kentucky and Caden Dickerson chipped in with 12 points. T.J. Price had 6 assists for them, while George Fant was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
UNC Wilmington got 13 points from Cedrick Williams in a losing cause and another 11 points from Addison Spruill. Ben Eblen contributed 4 assists for them, while Cedrick Williams had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Western Kentucky were victorious, as the score was 32-24 at the break.
Western Kentucky had a 39-37 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.