Puerto Rico Tip-off - Akron Downs Penn State 85-60 - Match Report
Akron cruised to victory on Sunday, running Penn State out of the gym and running up an 85-60 score at Coliseo do Puerto Rico.
Akron was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4-point spread as a favorite.
Akron got 17 points from Zeke Marshall and another 11 points from Jake Kretzer. Carmelo Betancourt contributed 3 assists, while Zeke Marshall cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Penn State got a 20-point performance from D.J. Newbill, who was supported by 11 points from Ross Travis. D.J. Newbill had 5 assists in a losing cause for Penn State, while Ross Travis grabbed 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Penn State were victorious, as the score was 36-32 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Akron as they grabbed 35 boards, while Penn State only had 29.