UNC Wilmington vs Hofstra Recap - Hofstra Wins 61-52
|UNC Wilmington vs Hofstra Recap - Hofstra Wins 61-52|
Zeke Upshaw scored 16 points leading Hofstra to a 61-52 victory over UNC Wilmington at Hofstra Arena on Saturday.
Bettors who backed Hofstra were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 4 at sportsbooks.
Hofstra got 15 points from Jordan Allen and another 13 points from Dion Nesmith. Dion Nesmith contributed 5 assists, while Jordan Allen cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
UNC Wilmington got 15 points from Freddie Jackson in a losing cause and another 7 points from Shane Reybold. Chris Dixon contributed 5 assists for them, while Chris Dixon had 8 rebounds.
Hofstra hit the break trailing 35-21 before taking care of business in the second half.
Hofstra won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 32-25.