Sun Belt Tournament - Arkansas State Downs Troy 68-63 - Match Report
Arkansas State earned a 68-63 victory over Troy on Saturday, getting 19 points from Ed Townsel at Summit Arena.
Arkansas State earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 9.5-point spread.
Arkansas State got 18 points from Brandon Peterson and another 9 points from Trey Finn. Rakeem Dickerson contributed 3 assists, while Brandon Peterson cleaned the glass with 17 rebounds.
Troy got 15 points from Hunter Williams in a losing cause and another 12 points from Antoine Myers. Hunter Williams contributed 5 assists for them, while Ray Chambers had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Troy were victorious, as the score was 26-18 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Arkansas State as they grabbed 47 boards, while Troy only had 29.