Battle 4 Atlantis - Villanova vs USC Final: 94-79 - Recap

Battle 4 Atlantis - Villanova vs USC Final: 94-79 - Recap

Villanova got 17 points from James Bell en route to a 94-79 victory over USC on Thursday at Imperial Arena at Atlantis Resort.

Villanova was a 12-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Darrun Hilliard had 16 points for Villanova and Ryan Arcidiacono chipped in with 14 points. Ryan Arcidiacono had 6 assists for them, while Daniel Ochefu was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.

USC got 23 points from Pe'Shon Howard in a losing cause and another 15 points from Byron Wesley. Julian Jacobs contributed 3 assists for them, while Byron Wesley had 10 rebounds.

Villanova hit the break leading 48-37 before taking care of business in the second half.

Villanova had a 44-41 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.