Postseason NIT - Denver vs Ohio Final: 61-57 - Recap
|Postseason NIT - Denver vs Ohio Final: 61-57 - Recap|
Denver earned a 61-57 victory over Ohio on Tuesday, getting 15 points from Brett Olson at Magness Arena.
Bettors who backed Denver were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 8.5.
Chris Udofia had 14 points for Denver and Cam Griffin chipped in with 14 points. Royce O'Neale had 3 assists for them, while Cam Griffin was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Ohio got 16 points from D.J. Cooper in a losing cause and another 12 points from Reggie Keely. D.J. Cooper contributed 4 assists for them, while Ivo Baltic had 15 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Ohio were victorious, as the score was 32-30 at the break.
Ohio had a 35-23 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.