Quinnipiac Downs Albany 79-69 - Match Report
Quinnipiac grabbed a 79-69 win over Albany on Saturday, behind a 24-point effort from Umar Shannon at TD Bank Sports Center.
Quinnipiac got 18 points from Ousmane Drame and another 14 points from Zaid Hearst. Kasim Chandler contributed 5 assists, while Zaid Hearst cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Albany got a 20-point performance from Sam Rowley, who was supported by 12 points from John Puk. DJ Evans had 5 assists in a losing cause for Albany, while John Puk grabbed 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Quinnipiac were victorious, as the score was 41-35 at the break.
Quinnipiac won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-28.