Preseason NIT - Cleveland State vs Robert Morris Wrap - Robert Morris Wins 71-62
Robert Morris grabbed a 71-62 win over Cleveland State on Tuesday, behind a 15-point effort from Mike McFadden at Sewall Center.
Robert Morris was a 6.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Velton Jones had 15 points for Robert Morris and Lucky Jones chipped in with 13 points. Velton Jones had 6 assists for them, while Lucky Jones was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Cleveland State got 20 points from Charlie Lee in a losing cause and another 16 points from Anton Grady. Charlie Lee contributed 5 assists for them, while Anton Grady had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Robert Morris were victorious, as the score was 28-24 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Robert Morris as they grabbed 30 boards, while Cleveland State only had 24.