Ohio State vs Louisiana-Monroe Final: 71-31 - Recap
The battle between Ohio State and Louisiana-Monroe didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Louisiana-Monroe was handed a 71-31 defeat on Friday at Value City Arena.
Ohio State was a favorite by 24 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Lenzelle Smith Jr. had 17 points for Ohio State and LaQuinton Ross chipped in with 15 points. Shannon Scott had 5 assists for them, while LaQuinton Ross was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Louisiana-Monroe got 7 points from Jayon James in a losing cause and another 5 points from Tylor Ongwae. Jayon James contributed 1 assists for them, while DeMondre Harvey had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Ohio State were victorious, as the score was 41-20 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Ohio State as they grabbed 40 boards, while Louisiana-Monroe only had 35.