Southern Tournament - UNC Greensboro Falls 68-61 to Elon - Recap
Elon grabbed a 68-61 win over UNC Greensboro on Saturday, behind a 15-point effort from Sebastian Koch at US Cellular Center.
The winning margin fell right on the closing number of 7, meaning the game was a push for bettors.
Elon got 14 points from Lucas Troutman and another 12 points from Ryley Beaumont. Sebastian Koch contributed 3 assists, while Lucas Troutman cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
UNC Greensboro got 16 points from Trevis Simpson in a losing cause and another 10 points from Kelvin McNeil. Drew Parker contributed 3 assists for them, while Derrell Armstrong had 11 rebounds.
Elon hit the break leading 31-29 before taking care of business in the second half.
UNC Greensboro won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 46-40.