UNC Greensboro Defeats Samford 66-64 - Recap
Trevis Simpson went off for 30 points and added 5 rebounds leading UNC Greensboro to a 66-64 win over Samford on Thursday at Greensboro Coliseum.
UNC Greensboro did not, however, defeat Samford against the spread, which closed at 5.5 at most sportsbooks.
Derrell Armstrong had 9 points for UNC Greensboro and Jordan Potts chipped in with 7 points. Kelvin McNeil had 4 assists for them, while Kayel Locke was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Samford got 19 points from Tim Williams in a losing cause and another 14 points from Tyler Hood. Raijon Kelly contributed 6 assists for them, while Tim Williams had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed UNC Greensboro were victorious, as the score was 39-34 at the break.
The rebound battle favored UNC Greensboro as they grabbed 39 boards, while Samford only had 35.