Louisiana-Monroe Downs Samford 86-52 - Match Report
The battle between Louisiana-Monroe and Samford didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Samford was handed an 86-52 defeat on Monday at Fant-Ewing Coliseum.
Louisiana-Monroe was a favorite by 4 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Louisiana-Monroe got 22 points from Amos Olatayo and another 14 points from Jayon James. Nick Coppola contributed 6 assists, while Jayon James cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Samford got 14 points from Tim Williams in a losing cause and another 12 points from Tyler Hood. Isaiah Williams contributed 4 assists for them, while Tyler Hood had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Louisiana-Monroe were victorious, as the score was 44-27 at the break.
Louisiana-Monroe won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-32.