Chattanooga vs Western Carolina Recap - Chattanooga Wins 81-72
Western Carolina was victimized for 25 points and 14 rebounds by Z. Mason as Chattanooga defeated them 81-72 in NCAA action on Thursday.
Bettors who backed Chattanooga were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 8 at sportsbooks.
Ronrico White had 19 points for Chattanooga and Gee McGhee chipped in with 12 points. Gee McGhee had 3 assists for them, while Z. Mason was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.
Western Carolina got 21 points from Brandon Boggs in a losing cause and another 12 points from Tawaski King. James Sinclair contributed 5 assists for them, while Tawaski King had 12 rebounds.
Chattanooga led at halftime, 43-29.
Western Carolina had a 37-33 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.