Portland Defeats Loyola Marymount 69-60 - Recap
Portland earned a 69-60 victory over Loyola Marymount on Thursday, getting 21 points from Ryan Nicholas at Chiles Center.
Portland won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2-point spread as favorites.
Portland got 17 points from Tanner Riley and another 14 points from Thomas van der Mars. Derrick Rodgers contributed 11 assists, while Thomas van der Mars cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Loyola Marymount got 21 points from Anthony Ireland in a losing cause and another 10 points from Ayodeji Egbeyemi. Anthony Ireland contributed 4 assists for them, while Alex Osborne had 6 rebounds.
Portland trailed at halftime, 31-28.
The rebound battle favored Portland as they grabbed 27 boards, while Loyola Marymount only had 24.