South Carolina vs Florida International Final: 84-72 - Recap

South Carolina vs Florida International Final: 84-72 - Recap

Tyrone Johnson scored 18 points leading South Carolina to an 84-72 victory over Florida International at Colonial Life Arena on Sunday.

South Carolina was a 11-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

South Carolina got 16 points from Jaylen Shaw and another 16 points from Brenton Williams. Tyrone Johnson contributed 7 assists, while Mindaugas Kacinas cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.

Florida International got 22 points from Tymell Murphy in a losing cause and another 15 points from Marco Porcher Jimenez. Tymell Murphy contributed 5 assists for them, while Rakeem Buckles had 8 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Florida International were victorious, as the score was 42-39 at the break.

The rebound battle favored South Carolina as they grabbed 31 boards, while Florida International only had 27.