Preseason NIT - Duke Downs UNC Asheville 91-55 - Match Report
|Preseason NIT - Duke Downs UNC Asheville 91-55 - Match Report|
Duke cruised to victory on Monday, running UNC Asheville out of the gym and running up a 91-55 score at Cameron Indoor Stadium.
Bettors who backed Duke were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 30 at sportsbooks.
Duke got 21 points from Jabari Parker and another 18 points from Rodney Hood. Quinn Cook contributed 5 assists, while Jabari Parker cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
UNC Asheville got 16 points from Sam Hughes in a losing cause and another 12 points from David Robertson. Andrew Rowsey contributed 3 assists for them, while D.J. Cunningham had 6 rebounds.
Duke led at halftime, 48-28.
Duke won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-28.