Dr. Pepper Classic - Grand Canyon Falls 79-56 Against Middle Tennessee - Game Recap
Grand Canyon was run off the court by Middle Tennessee on Monday as they blasted them 79-56 at McKenzie Arena.
Bettors who backed Middle Tennessee were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 12 at sportsbooks.
Middle Tennessee got 18 points from Shawn Jones and another 12 points from Neiko Hunter. Tweety Knight contributed 6 assists, while Shawn Jones cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Grand Canyon got 22 points from Killian Larson in a losing cause and another 14 points from Jerome Garrison. Blake Davis contributed 2 assists for them, while Killian Larson had 14 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Middle Tennessee were victorious, as the score was 42-24 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Middle Tennessee as they grabbed 38 boards, while Grand Canyon only had 33.