Conference USA Conference Tournament - Recap - Old Dominion Defeats Marshall 73-58
Old Dominion got a 25-point performance from Aaron Bacote as they ran past Marshall 73-58 on Wednesday at Don Haskins Center.
Old Dominion was a 3.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Old Dominion got 13 points from Dimitri Batten and another 8 points from Keenan Palmore. Richard Ross contributed 1 assists, while Aaron Bacote cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Marshall got a 17-point performance from Kareem Canty, who was supported by 15 points from Shawn Smith. TyQuane Goard had 2 assists in a losing cause for Marshall, while Shawn Smith grabbed 11 rebounds.
Old Dominion hit the break leading 24-22 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Old Dominion as they grabbed 39 boards, while Marshall only had 26.