Northeastern Falls 82-70 Against William & Mary - Game Recap
Marcus Thornton went off for 25 points and added 0 rebounds leading William & Mary over Northeastern, 82-70, on Saturday at Matthews Arena.
William & Mary was a 3-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
William & Mary got 13 points from Tim Rusthoven and another 13 points from Omar Prewitt. Marcus Thornton contributed 5 assists, while Terry Tarpey cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Northeastern got 13 points from Demetrius Pollard in a losing cause and another 12 points from T.J. Williams. T.J. Williams contributed 6 assists for them, while Zach Stahl had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed William & Mary were victorious, as the score was 45-18 at the break.
Northeastern had a 34-32 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.