Florida Atlantic vs Maryland Recap - Maryland Wins 66-62
Maryland grabbed a 66-62 win over Florida Atlantic on Saturday, behind a 22-point effort from Jake Layman at Comcast Center.
Maryland did not, however, defeat Florida Atlantic against the spread, which closed at 18 at most sportsbooks.
Maryland got 10 points from Dez Wells and another 10 points from Shaquille Cleare. Roddy Peters contributed 5 assists, while Evan Smotrycz cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Florida Atlantic got a 21-point performance from Pablo Bertone, who was supported by 18 points from Marquan Botley. Pablo Bertone had 4 assists in a losing cause for Florida Atlantic, while Kelvin Penn grabbed 11 rebounds.
Maryland led at halftime, 33-31.
The rebound battle favored Maryland as they grabbed 40 boards, while Florida Atlantic only had 33.