Recap - Old Dominion Defeats Florida International 52-36
|Recap - Old Dominion Defeats Florida International 52-36|
Old Dominion grabbed a 52-36 win over Florida International on Thursday, behind a 17-point effort from Keenan Palmore at U.S. Century Bank Arena.
Old Dominion was a 1-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Old Dominion got 11 points from Dimitri Batten and another 9 points from Denzell Taylor. Keenan Palmore contributed 3 assists, while Denzell Taylor cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Florida International got a 20-point performance from Tymell Murphy, who was supported by 7 points from Rakeem Buckles. Cody Mann had 2 assists in a losing cause for Florida International, while Rakeem Buckles grabbed 5 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Old Dominion were victorious, as the score was 29-14 at the break.
Old Dominion won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-28.