March Madness - North Dakota State vs San Diego State Wrap - San Diego State Wins 63-44
Xavier Thames went off for 30 points and added 1 rebounds leading San Diego State to a 63-44 win over North Dakota State on Saturday at Spokane Arena.
Bettors who backed San Diego State were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 4 at sportsbooks.
San Diego State got 15 points from Dwayne Polee II and another 6 points from Josh Davis. Xavier Thames contributed 5 assists, while Josh Davis cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
North Dakota State got 13 points from Kory Brown in a losing cause and another 8 points from Marshall Bjorklund. Lawrence Alexander contributed 2 assists for them, while TrayVonn Wright had 5 rebounds.
San Diego State led at halftime, 30-23.
San Diego State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 38-27.