Northeastern Defeats Hofstra 65-60 - Recap
|Northeastern Defeats Hofstra 65-60 - Recap|
Northeastern grabbed a 65-60 win over Hofstra on Wednesday, behind a 24-point effort from Quincy Ford at Matthews Arena.
Northeastern earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 14-point spread.
Joel Smith had 11 points for Northeastern and Jonathan Lee chipped in with 10 points. Jonathan Lee had 4 assists for them, while Dinko Marshavelski was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
Hofstra got a 19-point performance from David Imes, who was supported by 12 points from Stevie Mejia. Stevie Mejia had 4 assists in a losing cause for Hofstra, while Stephen Nwaukoni grabbed 8 rebounds.
Northeastern hit the break leading 30-24 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Hofstra as they grabbed 30 boards, while Northeastern only had 26.