Monmouth Defeats Hofstra 88-84 - Recap
|Monmouth Defeats Hofstra 88-84 - Recap|
Deon Jones scored 22 points leading Monmouth to an 88-84 victory over Hofstra at Hofstra Arena on Friday.
Monmouth was the ATS victor, as they covered the 6-point spread as an underdog.
Monmouth got 19 points from Josh James and another 13 points from Andrew Nicholas. Josh James contributed 6 assists, while Deon Jones cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Hofstra got a 22-point performance from Zeke Upshaw, who was supported by 17 points from Chris Jenkins. Dion Nesmith had 5 assists in a losing cause for Hofstra, while Stephen Nwaukoni grabbed 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Hofstra were victorious, as the score was 45-36 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Monmouth as they grabbed 48 boards, while Hofstra only had 40.