Utah State vs Santa Barbara Wrap - Utah State Wins 71-64
Utah State got 18 points from Preston Medlin en route to a 71-64 victory over Santa Barbara on Saturday at Thunderdome.
Bettors who backed Utah State were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 2 at sportsbooks.
Spencer Butterfield had 16 points for Utah State and Ben Clifford chipped in with 10 points. Kyle Davis had 3 assists for them, while Jarred Shaw was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Santa Barbara got 15 points from Michael Bryson in a losing cause and another 14 points from Sam Beeler. Eric Childress contributed 5 assists for them, while Taran Brown had 7 rebounds.
Utah State led at halftime, 39-29.
Utah State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 38-25.