Troy Downs Louisiana-Monroe 71-64 - Match Report
Troy got 15 points from Hunter Williams as they ran past Louisiana-Monroe 71-64 on Saturday at Fant-Ewing Coliseum.
Troy won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2-point spread as underdogs.
Emil Jones had 13 points for Troy and Jeff Mullahey chipped in with 10 points. Hunter Williams had 4 assists for them, while Ray Chambers was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Louisiana-Monroe got 21 points from Amos Olatayo in a losing cause and another 14 points from Jayon James. Jayon James contributed 5 assists for them, while Millaun Brown had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Troy were victorious, as the score was 33-27 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Troy as they grabbed 38 boards, while Louisiana-Monroe only had 35.