Postseason NIT - Maryland vs Denver Final: 62-52 - Recap
|Postseason NIT - Maryland vs Denver Final: 62-52 - Recap|
Maryland got 19 points from Dez Wells en route to a 62-52 victory over Denver on Thursday at Comcast Center.
Bettors who backed Maryland were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 4.5 at sportsbooks.
Seth Allen had 13 points for Maryland and Nick Faust chipped in with 12 points. Nick Faust had 2 assists for them, while Nick Faust was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
Denver got 24 points from Chris Udofia in a losing cause and another 10 points from Brett Olson. Royce O'Neale contributed 5 assists for them, while Chris Udofia had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Denver were victorious, as the score was 30-27 at the break.
Maryland won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 32-30.