William & Mary Falls 95-91 to Northeastern - Recap

William & Mary Falls 95-91 to Northeastern - Recap

Joel Smith went off for 29 points and added 4 rebounds leading Northeastern over William & Mary, 95-91, on Wednesday at Matthews Arena.

Northeastern won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 10-point spread.

Jonathan Lee had 19 points for Northeastern and David Walker chipped in with 17 points. David Walker had 5 assists for them, while Reggie Spencer was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 5 boards.

William & Mary got a 25-point performance from Tim Rusthoven, who was supported by 23 points from Marcus Thornton. Marcus Thornton had 5 assists in a losing cause for William & Mary, while Tim Rusthoven grabbed 11 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Northeastern were victorious, as the score was 34-19 at the break.

The rebound battle favored William & Mary as they grabbed 36 boards, while Northeastern only had 32.