Mid-Eastern Conference Tournament - Savannah State Falls 57-47 Against Norfolk State - Game Recap
Norfolk State earned a 57-47 victory over Savannah State on Thursday, getting 20 points from Pendarvis Williams at Norfolk Scope Arena.
Norfolk State was a 4-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Norfolk State got 10 points from Brandon Goode and another 8 points from Jamel Fuentes. Jamel Fuentes contributed 3 assists, while Rashid Gaston cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Savannah State got a 15-point performance from Jyles Smith, who was supported by 10 points from Deven Williams. Keierre Richards had 5 assists in a losing cause for Savannah State, while Joshua Montgomery grabbed 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Norfolk State were victorious, as the score was 24-23 at the break.
Norfolk State had a 32-30 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.