Troy vs UAB Wrap - UAB Wins 81-69
Troy was victimized for 25 points and 10 rebounds by C.J. Washington as UAB defeated them 81-69 in NCAA action on Thursday.
UAB won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 15-point spread.
UAB got 12 points from Robert Williams and another 10 points from Fahro Alihodzic. Chad Frazier contributed 7 assists, while Fahro Alihodzic cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Troy got a 19-point performance from Kevin Thomas, who was supported by 14 points from Hunter Williams. Antoine Myers had 7 assists in a losing cause for Troy, while Kevin Thomas grabbed 7 rebounds.
UAB hit the break leading 40-30 before taking care of business in the second half.
UAB won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 53-24.