Louisville Downs Marquette 70-51 - Match Report
|Louisville Downs Marquette 70-51 - Match Report|
Louisville grabbed a 70-51 win over Marquette on Sunday, behind an 18-point effort from Russ Smith at KFC Yum! Center.
Louisville was the ATS victor, as they covered the 10.5-point spread as a favorite.
Peyton Siva had 14 points for Louisville and Wayne Blackshear chipped in with 9 points. Peyton Siva had 7 assists for them, while Gorgui Dieng was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Marquette got a 17-point performance from Vander Blue, who was supported by 16 points from Trent Lockett. Chris Otule had 1 assists in a losing cause for Marquette, while Vander Blue grabbed 5 rebounds.
Louisville hit the break leading 38-24 before taking care of business in the second half.
Louisville won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 38-26.