Florida International Downs Bethune-Cookman 82-67 - Match Report

Florida International Downs Bethune-Cookman 82-67 - Match Report

Tymell Murphy scored 24 points and added 11 rebounds for a double-double, leading Florida International over Bethune-Cookman, 82-67, on Thursday at Moore Gymnasium.

Florida International got 17 points from Rakeem Buckles and another 14 points from Marco Porcher Jimenez. Tymell Murphy contributed 6 assists, while Rakeem Buckles cleaned the glass with 15 rebounds.

Bethune-Cookman got 12 points from Ricky Johnson in a losing cause and another 12 points from Daquan Brown. Ricky Johnson contributed 4 assists for them, while Malik Jackson had 8 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Florida International were victorious, as the score was 41-29 at the break.

Florida International won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 49-30.