Valparaiso Defeats Youngstown State 74-71 - Recap
|Valparaiso Defeats Youngstown State 74-71 - Recap|
Valparaiso got 27 points from LaVonte Dority en route to a 74-71 victory over Youngstown State on Thursday at Beeghly Center.
Valparaiso won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4-point spread as underdogs.
Valparaiso got 13 points from Jubril Adekoya and another 11 points from Moussa Gueye. Lexus Williams contributed 2 assists, while Alec Peters cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Youngstown State got 16 points from Bobby Hain in a losing cause and another 15 points from Kendrick Perry. Kendrick Perry contributed 3 assists for them, while Bobby Hain had 8 rebounds.
Valparaiso trailed at halftime, 36-27.
The rebound battle favored Valparaiso as they grabbed 35 boards, while Youngstown State only had 20.