Sun Belt Tournament - Western Kentucky Downs Arkansas State 58-56 - Match Report
Western Kentucky grabbed a 58-56 win over Arkansas State on Sunday, behind a 24-point effort from T.J. Price at Summit Arena.
Western Kentucky was a 3.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Western Kentucky got 11 points from Brandon Harris and another 6 points from O'Karo Akamune. Kevin Kaspar contributed 2 assists, while T.J. Price cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Arkansas State got a 10-point performance from Brandon Peterson, who was supported by 10 points from Trey Finn. Cameron Golden had 2 assists in a losing cause for Arkansas State, while Brandon Peterson grabbed 12 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Western Kentucky were victorious, as the score was 28-26 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Arkansas State as they grabbed 38 boards, while Western Kentucky only had 36.