Hall of Fame Tipoff Classic - Loyola vs Rhode Island Wrap - Loyola Wins 58-54
Loyola got 20 points from Robert Olson en route to a 58-54 victory over Rhode Island on Friday at Thomas Ryan Center.
Loyola was a favorite by 3.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Loyola got 11 points from Erik Etherly and another 9 points from Dylon Cormier. Anthony Winbush contributed 4 assists, while Erik Etherly cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Rhode Island got 16 points from Nikola Malesevic in a losing cause and another 14 points from Xavier Munford. Andre Malone contributed 2 assists for them, while Jordan Hare had 16 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Rhode Island were victorious, as the score was 26-25 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Rhode Island as they grabbed 50 boards, while Loyola only had 45.