Postseason NIT - Belmont vs Robert Morris Final: 82-71 - Recap
|Postseason NIT - Belmont vs Robert Morris Final: 82-71 - Recap|
Robert Morris was scorched by J.J. Mann for 25 points as Belmont defeated them 82-71 in NCAA action on Friday.
Belmont won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 9.5-point spread as favorites.
Belmont got 18 points from Drew Windler and another 17 points from Craig Bradshaw. Craig Bradshaw contributed 5 assists, while Evan Bradds cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Robert Morris got 23 points from Karvel Anderson in a losing cause and another 15 points from Lucky Jones. Anthony Myers-Pate contributed 3 assists for them, while Aaron Tate had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Belmont were victorious, as the score was 44-35 at the break.
Belmont won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-36.