March Madness - Virginia Downs Coastal Carolina 70-59 - Match Report

March Madness - Virginia Downs Coastal Carolina 70-59 - Match Report

Anthony Gill scored 17 points leading Virginia to a 70-59 victory over Coastal Carolina at PNC Arena on Friday.

Virginia won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 20-point spread.

Virginia got 14 points from Malcolm Brogdon and another 12 points from London Perrantes. London Perrantes contributed 6 assists, while Akil Mitchell cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.

Coastal Carolina got a 14-point performance from Badou Diagne, who was supported by 13 points from Warren Gillis. Josh Cameron had 5 assists in a losing cause for Coastal Carolina, while Badou Diagne grabbed 6 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Coastal Carolina were victorious, as the score was 35-30 at the break.