William & Mary vs UNC Wilmington Final: 92-86 - Recap
|William & Mary vs UNC Wilmington Final: 92-86 - Recap|
UNC Wilmington was scorched by Marcus Thornton for 25 points as William & Mary defeated them 92-86 in NCAA action on Wednesday.
William & Mary won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 7-point spread.
Brandon Britt had 22 points for William & Mary and Tim Rusthoven chipped in with 13 points. Brandon Britt had 6 assists for them, while Kyle Gaillard was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
UNC Wilmington got 24 points from Keith Rendleman in a losing cause and another 19 points from Chris Dixon. Chris Dixon contributed 6 assists for them, while Keith Rendleman had 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed William & Mary were victorious, as the score was 51-35 at the break.
William & Mary won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 33-32.