Great West Tournament - Houston Baptist vs NJIT Recap - Houston Baptist Wins 62-61

Great West Tournament - Houston Baptist vs NJIT Recap - Houston Baptist Wins 62-61

Houston Baptist grabbed a 62-61 win over NJIT on Friday, behind an 18-point effort from Art Bernardi at Jones Convocation Center.

Houston Baptist got 12 points from Rob Lewis and another 10 points from Dauson Womack. Art Bernardi contributed 4 assists, while Art Bernardi cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

NJIT got a 16-point performance from Ryan Woods, who was supported by 15 points from PJ Miller. PJ Miller had 5 assists in a losing cause for NJIT, while Quentin Bastian grabbed 6 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed NJIT were victorious, as the score was 30-24 at the break.

The rebound battle favored NJIT as they grabbed 29 boards, while Houston Baptist only had 24.