Arkansas State Downs Middle Tennessee 66-60 - Match Report
Arkansas State earned a 66-60 victory over Middle Tennessee on Thursday, getting 15 points from Brandon Peterson at ASU Convocation Center.
Arkansas State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4.5-point spread as underdogs.
Arkansas State got 14 points from Marcus Hooten and another 9 points from Ed Townsel. Rakeem Dickerson contributed 3 assists, while Brandon Peterson cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Middle Tennessee got a 23-point performance from Marcos Knight, who was supported by 12 points from Tweety Knight. Tweety Knight had 3 assists in a losing cause for Middle Tennessee, while Marcos Knight grabbed 9 rebounds.
Arkansas State led at halftime, 26-25.
Arkansas State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 43-42.