Rhode Island Falls 61-54 Against George Mason - Game Recap
George Mason grabbed a 61-54 win over Rhode Island on Saturday, behind a 16-point effort from Sherrod Wright at Patriot Center.
George Mason earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 7.5-point spread.
George Mason got 13 points from Marko Gujanicic and another 9 points from Jalen Jenkins. Bryon Allen contributed 6 assists, while Jalen Jenkins cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Rhode Island got 13 points from Xavier Munford in a losing cause and another 12 points from Gilvydas Biruta. T.J. Buchanan contributed 2 assists for them, while E.C. Matthews had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed George Mason were victorious, as the score was 33-31 at the break.
George Mason had a 36-30 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.