Fairfield Downs Northeastern 64-60 - Match Report
Fairfield earned a 64-60 victory over Northeastern on Sunday, getting 23 points from Marcus Gilbert at Webster Bank Arena.
Fairfield won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3.5-point spread as underdogs.
Fairfield got 20 points from Maurice Barrow and another 7 points from Amadou Sidibe. Lincoln Davis contributed 2 assists, while Coleman Johnson cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Northeastern got a 22-point performance from Scott Eatherton, who was supported by 17 points from Reggie Spencer. Demetrius Pollard had 3 assists in a losing cause for Northeastern, while Scott Eatherton grabbed 14 rebounds.
Fairfield led at halftime, 33-23.
The rebound battle favored Northeastern as they grabbed 40 boards, while Fairfield only had 27.