Recap - Harvard Defeats Rice 69-54
|Recap - Harvard Defeats Rice 69-54|
Wesley Saunders scored 18 points leading Harvard to a 69-54 victory over Rice at Autry Court on Saturday.
Bettors who backed Harvard were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 12 at sportsbooks.
Harvard got 16 points from Brandyn Curry and another 14 points from Kyle Casey. Siyani Chambers contributed 6 assists, while Kyle Casey cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Rice got 11 points from Keith Washington in a losing cause and another 8 points from Austin Ramljak. Keith Washington contributed 4 assists for them, while Sean Obi had 8 rebounds.
Harvard led at halftime, 36-30.
Harvard won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-21.