Towson vs George Mason Wrap - Towson Wins 85-81
|Towson vs George Mason Wrap - Towson Wins 85-81|
Jerrelle Benimon went off for 31 points and added 7 rebounds leading Towson to an 85-81 win over George Mason on Tuesday at Patriot Center.
Towson was a 6.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Marcus Damas had 23 points for Towson and Jerome Hairston chipped in with 9 points. Jerome Hairston had 5 assists for them, while Bilal Dixon was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
George Mason got a 17-point performance from Jonathan Arledge, who was supported by 14 points from Bryon Allen. Bryon Allen had 4 assists in a losing cause for George Mason, while Erik Copes grabbed 15 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Towson were victorious, as the score was 46-36 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Towson as they grabbed 44 boards, while George Mason only had 39.