Las Vegas Holiday Classic - Virginia Tech Defeats Bradley 66-65 - Recap
Erick Green went off for 31 points and added 8 rebounds leading Virginia Tech to a 66-65 win over Bradley on Saturday at Orleans Arena.
The match was decisive in favor of Virginia Tech, but bettors saw the game push as the margin of victory was the same as the closing point spread.
Virginia Tech got 16 points from Cadarian Raines and another 12 points from Jarell Eddie. Robert Brown contributed 4 assists, while Cadarian Raines cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Bradley got a 15-point performance from Dyricus Simms-Edwards, who was supported by 10 points from Tyshon Pickett. Walt Lemon Jr. had 3 assists in a losing cause for Bradley, while Tyshon Pickett grabbed 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Bradley were victorious, as the score was 35-25 at the break.
Virginia Tech won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 43-36.