Purdue vs Penn State Wrap - Purdue Wins 58-49
|Purdue vs Penn State Wrap - Purdue Wins 58-49|
Purdue earned a 58-49 victory over Penn State on Tuesday, getting 16 points from Ronnie Johnson at Bryce Jordan Center.
Purdue was a 2.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
A.J. Hammons had 15 points for Purdue and Donnie Hale chipped in with 10 points. D.J. Byrd had 4 assists for them, while A.J. Hammons was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
Penn State got 17 points from D.J. Newbill in a losing cause and another 8 points from Ross Travis. D.J. Newbill contributed 7 assists for them, while Ross Travis had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Penn State were victorious, as the score was 25-24 at the break.
Purdue won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-37.