Rhode Island Downs Georgia State 65-60 - Match Report
Nikola Malesevic scored 22 points leading Rhode Island to a 65-60 victory over Georgia State at Thomas Ryan Center on Saturday.
Bettors who backed Rhode Island were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 6.
Rhode Island got 17 points from Xavier Munford and another 9 points from Mike Powell. Nikola Malesevic contributed 2 assists, while Nikola Malesevic cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Georgia State got 23 points from R.J. Hunter in a losing cause and another 14 points from Devonta White. Devonta White contributed 2 assists for them, while Manny Atkins had 9 rebounds.
Rhode Island led at halftime, 27-24.
The rebound battle favored Rhode Island as they grabbed 36 boards, while Georgia State only had 29.