Recap - Houston Baptist Defeats NJIT 66-57
|Recap - Houston Baptist Defeats NJIT 66-57|
NJIT was victimized for 22 points and 12 rebounds by Art Bernardi as Houston Baptist defeated them 66-57 in NCAA action on Saturday.
Caleb Crayton had 12 points for Houston Baptist and Cody Joyce chipped in with 9 points. Marcel Smith had 4 assists for them, while Art Bernardi was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
NJIT got 17 points from Chris Flores in a losing cause and another 13 points from PJ Miller. Ryan Woods contributed 3 assists for them, while Chris Flores had 7 rebounds.
Houston Baptist led at halftime, 24-21.
The rebound battle favored NJIT as they grabbed 36 boards, while Houston Baptist only had 30.