Rhode Island vs Fordham Recap - Fordham Wins 66-63
|Rhode Island vs Fordham Recap - Fordham Wins 66-63|
Fordham grabbed a 66-63 win over Rhode Island on Saturday, behind a 20-point effort from Branden Frazier at Rose Hill Gym.
Fordham won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as underdogs.
Fordham got 17 points from Mandell Thomas and another 13 points from Travion Leonard. Mandell Thomas contributed 5 assists, while Ryan Rhoomes cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Rhode Island got 14 points from Mike Powell in a losing cause and another 12 points from Andre Malone. Nikola Malesevic contributed 4 assists for them, while Ryan Brooks had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Rhode Island were victorious, as the score was 32-31 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Fordham as they grabbed 45 boards, while Rhode Island only had 34.