Old Dominion vs Georgia Southern Final: 86-69 - Recap
|Old Dominion vs Georgia Southern Final: 86-69 - Recap|
Old Dominion got 26 points from Aaron Bacote en route to an 86-69 victory over Georgia Southern on Saturday at Ted Constant Center.
Old Dominion won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 9.5-point spread as favorites.
Jordan Baker had 17 points for Old Dominion and Dimitri Batten chipped in with 15 points. Aaron Bacote had 6 assists for them, while Denzell Taylor was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Georgia Southern got a 28-point performance from Tre Bussey, who was supported by 23 points from Jelani Hewitt. Brian Holmes had 2 assists in a losing cause for Georgia Southern, while Tre Bussey grabbed 5 rebounds.
Old Dominion hit the break leading 47-33 before taking care of business in the second half.
Old Dominion won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 38-32.