Recap - Georgia State Defeats UNC Wilmington 81-63
|Recap - Georgia State Defeats UNC Wilmington 81-63|
Georgia State grabbed an 81-63 win over UNC Wilmington on Wednesday, behind a 19-point effort from R.J. Hunter at GSU Sports Arena.
Bettors who backed Georgia State were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 8.5 at sportsbooks.
Manny Atkins had 19 points for Georgia State and Devonta White chipped in with 17 points. R.J. Hunter had 6 assists for them, while Markus Crider was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
UNC Wilmington got 23 points from Keith Rendleman in a losing cause and another 20 points from Chris Dixon. Chris Dixon contributed 4 assists for them, while Keith Rendleman had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Georgia State were victorious, as the score was 42-33 at the break.
Georgia State had a 33-28 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.