Battle 4 Atlantis - Louisville Defeats Samford 80-54 - Recap

Louisville blew out Samford on Thursday, running up the score in an 80-54 win at KFC Yum! Center.

Bettors who backed Louisville were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 29.

Louisville got 18 points from Russ Smith and another 13 points from Wayne Blackshear. Peyton Siva contributed 7 assists, while Chane Behanan cleaned the glass with 18 rebounds.

Samford got 15 points from Tim Williams in a losing cause and another 11 points from Raijon Kelly. Raijon Kelly contributed 3 assists for them, while Tim Williams had 6 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Louisville were victorious, as the score was 42-13 at the break.

Louisville won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 53-28.