Monmouth vs Marist Wrap - Marist Wins 75-73
|Monmouth vs Marist Wrap - Marist Wins 75-73|
Chavaughn Lewis scored 24 points leading Marist to a 75-73 victory over Monmouth at McCann Field House on Thursday.
Marist earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 6-point spread.
Marist got 17 points from Khallid Hart and another 11 points from Jay Bowie. Chavaughn Lewis contributed 4 assists, while Chavaughn Lewis cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Monmouth got a 14-point performance from Deon Jones, who was supported by 10 points from Andrew Nicholas. Andrew Nicholas had 5 assists in a losing cause for Monmouth, while Tyrone O'Garro grabbed 11 rebounds.
Marist hit the break leading 43-34 before taking care of business in the second half.
Monmouth won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-31.