Fairfield Downs Saint Peter's 61-54 - Match Report
Fairfield got 19 points from Derek Needham en route to a 61-54 victory over Saint Peter's on Sunday at Yanitelli Center.
Fairfield did not, however, defeat Saint Peter's against the spread, which closed at 7.5 at most sportsbooks.
Fairfield got 12 points from Desmond Wade and another 10 points from Amadou Sidibe. Desmond Wade contributed 6 assists, while Desmond Wade cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Saint Peter's got a 19-point performance from Yvon Raymond, who was supported by 8 points from Blaise Ffrench. Blaise Ffrench had 3 assists in a losing cause for Saint Peter's, while Darius Conley grabbed 10 rebounds.
Fairfield led at halftime, 28-24.
Fairfield won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 39-25.