Recap - Rhode Island Defeats Brown 59-47
|Recap - Rhode Island Defeats Brown 59-47|
Rhode Island earned a 59-47 victory over Brown on Friday, getting 18 points from Xavier Munford at Thomas Ryan Center.
Rhode Island won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 8.5-point spread as favorites.
Mike Powell had 16 points for Rhode Island and Andre Malone chipped in with 12 points. Mike Powell had 6 assists for them, while Ryan Brooks was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Brown got a 14-point performance from Matt Sullivan, who was supported by 10 points from Sean McGonagill. Sean McGonagill had 4 assists in a losing cause for Brown, while Rafael Maia grabbed 15 rebounds.
Rhode Island led at halftime, 21-14.
The rebound battle favored Rhode Island as they grabbed 48 boards, while Brown only had 37.