William & Mary Defeats James Madison 81-79 - Recap
|William & Mary Defeats James Madison 81-79 - Recap|
James Madison was burned for 26 points by Marcus Thornton on Sunday as William & Mary picked up an 81-79 win at JMU Center.
William & Mary was a 1.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
William & Mary got 16 points from Tim Rusthoven and another 11 points from Brandon Britt. Omar Prewitt contributed 5 assists, while Tim Rusthoven cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
James Madison got 23 points from Andrey Semenov in a losing cause and another 18 points from Andre Nation. Ron Curry contributed 9 assists for them, while Andrey Semenov had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed William & Mary were victorious, as the score was 41-30 at the break.
The rebound battle favored James Madison as they grabbed 32 boards, while William & Mary only had 25.