March Madness - North Carolina State Falls 83-80 Against Saint Louis - Game Recap
Saint Louis got a 22-point performance from Rob Loe, who added 15 rebounds as Saint Louis ran past North Carolina State 83-80 on Thursday at Amway Center.
The game was a push (tie) for betting purposes as the final score was identical to the 3 number at most sportsbooks.
Jordair Jett had 18 points for Saint Louis and Mike McCall Jr. chipped in with 12 points. Mike McCall Jr. had 6 assists for them, while Rob Loe was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 15 boards.
North Carolina State got a 28-point performance from T.J. Warren, who was supported by 16 points from Ralston Turner. Tyler Lewis had 6 assists in a losing cause for North Carolina State, while Lennard Freeman grabbed 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed North Carolina State were victorious, as the score was 30-26 at the break.
The rebound battle favored North Carolina State as they grabbed 43 boards, while Saint Louis only had 41.