Arkansas State vs Troy Final: 83-73 - Recap
|Arkansas State vs Troy Final: 83-73 - Recap|
Arkansas State grabbed an 83-73 win over Troy on Saturday, behind a 19-point effort from Ed Townsel at Trojan Arena.
Arkansas State was a favorite by 3 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Rakeem Dickerson had 19 points for Arkansas State and Cameron Golden chipped in with 18 points. Rakeem Dickerson had 6 assists for them, while Melvin Johnson III was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Troy got 16 points from Tevin Calhoun in a losing cause and another 16 points from Kevin Thomas. Hunter Williams contributed 7 assists for them, while Antoine Myers had 11 rebounds.
Arkansas State hit the break leading 44-36 before taking care of business in the second half.
Troy had a 36-32 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.