Florida Atlantic vs Western Kentucky Final: 84-78 - Recap
Western Kentucky was victimized by Greg Gantt for 31 points as Florida Atlantic defeated them 84-78 in NCAA action on Thursday.
Bettors who backed Florida Atlantic were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 2.5 at sportsbooks.
Florida Atlantic got 26 points from Stefan Moody and another 12 points from Pablo Bertone. Pablo Bertone contributed 7 assists, while Pablo Bertone cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Western Kentucky got a 25-point performance from George Fant, who was supported by 17 points from T.J. Price. Jamal Crook had 3 assists in a losing cause for Western Kentucky, while George Fant grabbed 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Florida Atlantic were victorious, as the score was 41-34 at the break.
Florida Atlantic won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 33-32.