Villanova Defeats Pennsylvania 68-55 - Recap
Villanova earned a 68-55 victory over Pennsylvania on Saturday, getting 13 points from Achraf Yacoubou at The Palestra.
Villanova was a 7-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Villanova got 12 points from Ryan Arcidiacono and another 10 points from Mouphtaou Yarou. Ryan Arcidiacono contributed 2 assists, while James Bell cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Pennsylvania got 16 points from Miles Cartwright in a losing cause and another 12 points from Steve Rennard. Jamal Lewis contributed 3 assists for them, while Miles Cartwright had 4 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Villanova were victorious, as the score was 35-27 at the break.
Villanova had a 40-28 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.