UAB vs Florida Atlantic Wrap - Florida Atlantic Wins 82-71
UAB was victimized by Pablo Bertone for 34 points as Florida Atlantic defeated them 82-71 in NCAA action on Saturday.
Bettors who backed Florida Atlantic were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 1.5 at sportsbooks.
Florida Atlantic got 13 points from D'Andre Johnson and another 12 points from Kelvin Penn. Marquan Botley contributed 8 assists, while Justin Raffington cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
UAB got 19 points from Rod Rucker in a losing cause and another 18 points from Chad Frazier. Rod Rucker contributed 3 assists for them, while Robert Williams had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed UAB were victorious, as the score was 38-32 at the break.
Florida Atlantic won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-37.