Lafayette vs Monmouth Wrap - Monmouth Wins 65-60
Monmouth got 18 points from Jesse Steele en route to a 65-60 victory over Lafayette on Monday at Multipurpose Activity Center.
Monmouth got 18 points from Andrew Nicholas and another 9 points from Dion Nesmith. Dion Nesmith contributed 3 assists, while Dion Nesmith cleaned the glass with 5 rebounds.
Lafayette got 15 points from Seth Hinrichs in a losing cause and another 14 points from Tony Johnson. Tony Johnson contributed 7 assists for them, while Tony Johnson had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Lafayette were victorious, as the score was 26-24 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Lafayette as they grabbed 39 boards, while Monmouth only had 28.