Texas-San Antonio Falls 81-71 to East Carolina - Recap
East Carolina got a 31-point performance from Akeem Richmond as East Carolina handed Texas-San Antonio an 81-71 defeat on Saturday at Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum.
East Carolina was an 8.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
East Carolina got 18 points from Caleb White and another 11 points from Michael Zangari. Prince Williams contributed 5 assists, while Michael Zangari cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Texas-San Antonio got a 16-point performance from Keon Lewis, who was supported by 14 points from Jordan Sims. Edrico McGregor had 6 assists in a losing cause for Texas-San Antonio, while Edrico McGregor grabbed 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed East Carolina were victorious, as the score was 33-25 at the break.
East Carolina won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 34-33.