Richmond vs Wake Forest Final: 62-60 - Recap
Derrick Williams scored 26 points and added 10 rebounds for a double-double, leading Richmond over Wake Forest, 62-60, on Saturday at Robins Center.
Richmond did not, however, defeat Wake Forest against the spread, which closed at 12.5 at most sportsbooks.
Richmond got 11 points from Kendall Anthony and another 8 points from Alonzo Nelson-Ododa. Cedrick Lindsay contributed 3 assists, while Derrick Williams cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Wake Forest got a 11-point performance from Devin Thomas, who was supported by 10 points from Tyler Cavanaugh. C.J. Harris had 3 assists in a losing cause for Wake Forest, while Travis McKie grabbed 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Richmond were victorious, as the score was 32-29 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Richmond as they grabbed 29 boards, while Wake Forest only had 28.