USC Upstate Falls 79-78 to Kent State - Recap
|USC Upstate Falls 79-78 to Kent State - Recap|
Kent State earned a 79-78 victory over USC Upstate on Friday, getting 21 points from Devareaux Manley at Memorial Athletic Center.
Kent State did not, however, defeat USC Upstate against the spread, which closed at 6 at most sportsbooks.
Kent State got 15 points from Derek Jackson and another 12 points from Darren Goodson. Darren Goodson contributed 6 assists, while Darren Goodson cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
USC Upstate got 21 points from Torrey Craig in a losing cause and another 20 points from Ty Greene. Ty Greene contributed 6 assists for them, while Ricardo Glenn had 10 rebounds.
Kent State hit the break leading 42-34 before taking care of business in the second half.
USC Upstate won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 33-26.