Manhattan vs South Carolina Final: 86-68 - Recap
|Manhattan vs South Carolina Final: 86-68 - Recap|
Manhattan got 26 points from George Beamon en route to an 86-68 victory over South Carolina on Tuesday at Colonial Life Arena.
Manhattan was a 2.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Manhattan got 20 points from Michael Alvarado and another 9 points from Rich Williams. Michael Alvarado contributed 6 assists, while George Beamon cleaned the glass with 5 rebounds.
South Carolina got 17 points from Sindarius Thornwell in a losing cause and another 12 points from Tyrone Johnson. Sindarius Thornwell contributed 3 assists for them, while Sindarius Thornwell had 5 rebounds.
Manhattan led at halftime, 45-34.
Manhattan had a 33-27 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.