CBI Tournament - Penn State Downs Hampton 69-65 - Match Report
Penn State earned a 69-65 victory over Hampton on Wednesday, getting 19 points from D.J. Newbill at Bryce Jordan Center.
Penn State won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 11-point spread.
Penn State got 14 points from Brandon Taylor and another 10 points from Tim Frazier. Tim Frazier contributed 3 assists, while Brandon Taylor cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Hampton got a 22-point performance from Brian Darden, who was supported by 19 points from Deron Powers. Ramon Mercado had 2 assists in a losing cause for Hampton, while Ramon Mercado grabbed 4 rebounds.
Penn State led at halftime, 33-25.
Penn State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-18.