Louisville Defeats Hartford 87-48 - Recap
The battle between Louisville and Hartford didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Hartford was handed an 87-48 defeat on Tuesday at KFC Yum! Center.
Montrezl Harrell had 20 points for Louisville and Russ Smith chipped in with 14 points. Chris Jones had 4 assists for them, while Montrezl Harrell was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Hartford got 16 points from Mark Nwakamma in a losing cause and another 12 points from Yasin Kolo. Wes Cole contributed 2 assists for them, while Yasin Kolo had 8 rebounds.
Louisville hit the break leading 42-21 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Louisville as they grabbed 35 boards, while Hartford only had 29.