Battle 4 Atlantis - Recap - Missouri Defeats Virginia Commonwealth 68-65
Missouri grabbed a 68-65 win over Virginia Commonwealth on Saturday, behind a 14-point effort from Laurence Bowers at Atlantis Resort.
Missouri was a 3-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Missouri got 12 points from Negus Webster-Chan and another 12 points from Keion Bell. Phil Pressey contributed 8 assists, while Laurence Bowers cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Virginia Commonwealth got 12 points from Treveon Graham in a losing cause and another 12 points from Juvonte Reddic. Treveon Graham contributed 5 assists for them, while Juvonte Reddic had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Missouri were victorious, as the score was 30-28 at the break.
Missouri won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-31.