South Carolina Falls 71-68 Against LSU - Game Recap
LSU grabbed a 71-68 win over South Carolina on Saturday, behind an 18-point effort from Jarell Martin at Colonial Life Arena.
The game was a push (tie) for betting purposes as the final score was identical to the 3 number at most sportsbooks.
LSU got 13 points from Jordan Mickey and another 13 points from Johnny O'Bryant III. Malik Morgan contributed 4 assists, while Johnny O'Bryant III cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
South Carolina got 25 points from Sindarius Thornwell in a losing cause and another 15 points from Tyrone Johnson. Tyrone Johnson contributed 3 assists for them, while Sindarius Thornwell had 5 rebounds.
LSU hit the break leading 32-30 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored LSU as they grabbed 42 boards, while South Carolina only had 32.