East Carolina Downs Appalachian State 82-72 - Match Report

Appalachian State was victimized for 21 points and 11 rebounds by Maurice Kemp as East Carolina defeated them 82-72 in NCAA action on Tuesday.

Bettors who backed East Carolina were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 16.5.

East Carolina got 17 points from Robert Sampson and another 14 points from Miguel Paul. Miguel Paul contributed 6 assists, while Robert Sampson cleaned the glass with 18 rebounds.

Appalachian State got 25 points from Jay Canty in a losing cause and another 24 points from Nathan Healy. Jay Canty contributed 5 assists for them, while Nathan Healy had 10 rebounds.

East Carolina led at halftime, 38-33.

East Carolina won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-37.