Long Beach State vs Loyola Marymount Final: 73-70 - Recap
Long Beach State got 15 points from Mike Caffey en route to a 73-70 victory over Loyola Marymount on Thursday at Gersten Pavilion.
Long Beach State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as underdogs.
Long Beach State got 14 points from James Ennis and another 14 points from Deng Deng. Mike Caffey contributed 5 assists, while Kris Gulley cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Loyola Marymount got a 17-point performance from Ashley Hamilton, who was supported by 16 points from Ayodeji Egbeyemi. Anthony Ireland had 8 assists in a losing cause for Loyola Marymount, while Ayodeji Egbeyemi grabbed 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Loyola Marymount were victorious, as the score was 38-32 at the break.
Loyola Marymount won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-37.