William & Mary Defeats UNC Wilmington 73-72 - Recap
William & Mary earned a 73-72 victory over UNC Wilmington on Wednesday, getting 17 points from Marcus Thornton at Trask Coliseum.
The match was decisive in favor of William & Mary, but bettors saw the game push as the margin of victory was the same as the closing point spread.
William & Mary got 17 points from Tim Rusthoven and another 17 points from Brandon Britt. Kyle Gaillard contributed 4 assists, while Matt Rum cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
UNC Wilmington got 24 points from Keith Rendleman in a losing cause and another 16 points from Freddie Jackson. Freddie Jackson contributed 6 assists for them, while Keith Rendleman had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed UNC Wilmington were victorious, as the score was 39-34 at the break.
William & Mary won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 28-27.