South Alabama Defeats Western Kentucky 69-62 - Recap
Mychal Ammons scored 20 points and added 11 rebounds for a double-double, leading South Alabama over Western Kentucky, 69-62, on Saturday at EA Diddle Arena.
South Alabama won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 8.5-point spread as underdogs.
Augustine Rubit had 12 points for South Alabama and Aakim Saintil chipped in with 12 points. Antoine Allen had 3 assists for them, while Augustine Rubit was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
Western Kentucky got a 17-point performance from George Fant, who was supported by 15 points from T.J. Price. T.J. Price had 2 assists in a losing cause for Western Kentucky, while George Fant grabbed 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed South Alabama were victorious, as the score was 26-14 at the break.
South Alabama had a 50-42 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.