Recap - South Alabama Defeats Troy 53-49
|Recap - South Alabama Defeats Troy 53-49|
South Alabama grabbed a 53-49 win over Troy on Saturday, behind a 13-point effort from Augustine Rubit at Trojan Arena.
South Alabama was a 1.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
South Alabama got 12 points from Antoine Allen and another 10 points from Javier Carter. Mychal Ammons contributed 2 assists, while Javier Carter cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Troy got 22 points from Emil Jones in a losing cause and another 10 points from Westley Hinton. Emil Jones contributed 4 assists for them, while Emil Jones had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Troy were victorious, as the score was 28-19 at the break.
Troy won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 35-34.