Arkansas State vs Marshall Wrap - Arkansas State Wins 83-82
Arkansas State grabbed an 83-82 win over Marshall on Saturday, behind a 21-point effort from Brandon Reed at Cam Henderson Center.
Bettors who backed Arkansas State were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 5 at sportsbooks.
Arkansas State got 16 points from Melvin Johnson III and another 16 points from Kirk Van Slyke. Melvin Johnson III contributed 5 assists, while Kendrick Washington cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Marshall got 22 points from Kareem Canty in a losing cause and another 21 points from TyQuane Goard. Kareem Canty contributed 5 assists for them, while TyQuane Goard had 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Arkansas State were victorious, as the score was 47-31 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Marshall as they grabbed 48 boards, while Arkansas State only had 39.