Connecticut vs Washington Recap - Connecticut Wins 82-70

Connecticut vs Washington Recap - Connecticut Wins 82-70

Shabazz Napier scored 20 points leading Connecticut to an 82-70 victory over Washington at Alaska Airlines Arena on Sunday.

Bettors who backed Connecticut were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 5.5 at sportsbooks.

Connecticut got 16 points from Ryan Boatright and another 14 points from Lasan Kromah. DeAndre Daniels contributed 2 assists, while Shabazz Napier cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.

Washington got 19 points from C.J. Wilcox in a losing cause and another 13 points from Darin Johnson. C.J. Wilcox contributed 4 assists for them, while Mike Anderson had 8 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Connecticut were victorious, as the score was 43-39 at the break.

Connecticut won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 29-27.