Puerto Rico Tip-off - Recap - Providence Defeats UNC Asheville 72-67
|Puerto Rico Tip-off - Recap - Providence Defeats UNC Asheville 72-67|
Bryce Cotton poured in 30 points for Providence on Sunday, as they defeated UNC Asheville 72-67 at Coliseo do Puerto Rico.
Providence won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4.5-point spread as favorites.
Providence got 15 points from Kadeem Batts and another 15 points from LaDontae Henton. Bryce Cotton contributed 5 assists, while Kadeem Batts cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
UNC Asheville got 20 points from Trent Meyer in a losing cause and another 16 points from Jeremy Atkinson. Jeremy Atkinson contributed 4 assists for them, while Jeremy Atkinson had 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Providence were victorious, as the score was 32-25 at the break.