Fordham vs Connecticut Wrap - Connecticut Wins 88-73
|Fordham vs Connecticut Wrap - Connecticut Wins 88-73|
Ryan Boatright scored 26 points for Connecticut on Friday, leading them to an 88-73 victory over Fordham at Gampel Pavilion.
Bettors who backed Connecticut were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 16.
Connecticut got 19 points from Shabazz Napier and another 17 points from Omar Calhoun. Ryan Boatright contributed 9 assists, while Shabazz Napier cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Fordham got 26 points from Branden Frazier in a losing cause and another 11 points from Chris Gaston. Branden Frazier contributed 5 assists for them, while Ryan Rhoomes had 7 rebounds.
Connecticut led at halftime, 57-28.
The rebound battle favored Fordham as they grabbed 40 boards, while Connecticut only had 28.