Troy vs Western Kentucky Wrap - Western Kentucky Wins 65-61

Troy vs Western Kentucky Wrap - Western Kentucky Wins 65-61

Western Kentucky got 17 points from T.J. Price as they ran past Troy 65-61 on Thursday at EA Diddle Arena.

Western Kentucky earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 9-point spread.

Aleksejs Rostov had 14 points for Western Kentucky and George Fant chipped in with 13 points. Jamal Crook had 6 assists for them, while George Fant was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.

Troy got 23 points from Hunter Williams in a losing cause and another 18 points from Ray Chambers. Emil Jones contributed 9 assists for them, while Ray Chambers had 6 rebounds.

Western Kentucky led at halftime, 32-31.

The rebound battle favored Western Kentucky as they grabbed 31 boards, while Troy only had 25.