Western Carolina Downs Samford 67-64 - Match Report
Western Carolina got 15 points from James Sinclair as they ran past Samford 67-64 on Saturday at Ramsey Center.
Western Carolina did not, however, defeat Samford against the spread, which closed at 10.5 at most sportsbooks.
Trey Sumler had 13 points for Western Carolina and Brandon Boggs chipped in with 10 points. Trey Sumler had 6 assists for them, while James Sinclair was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Samford got 15 points from Isaiah Williams in a losing cause and another 11 points from Tyler Hood. Isaiah Williams contributed 3 assists for them, while Connor Miller had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Samford were victorious, as the score was 33-30 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Western Carolina as they grabbed 37 boards, while Samford only had 30.