Hall of Fame Tipoff Classic - Rhode Island Falls 60-55 to Seton Hall - Recap
|Hall of Fame Tipoff Classic - Rhode Island Falls 60-55 to Seton Hall - Recap|
Seton Hall grabbed a 60-55 win over Rhode Island on Sunday, behind a 21-point effort from Gene Teague at Mohegan Sun Arena.
Bettors who backed Seton Hall were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 10.5.
Fuquan Edwin had 12 points for Seton Hall and Brian Oliver chipped in with 8 points. Tom Maayan had 5 assists for them, while Gene Teague was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Rhode Island got 19 points from Mike Powell in a losing cause and another 12 points from Andre Malone. Xavier Munford contributed 3 assists for them, while Ryan Brooks had 9 rebounds.
Seton Hall trailed at halftime, 32-23.
Rhode Island had a 30-29 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.