East Carolina vs Rice Final: 67-55 - Recap
East Carolina got 23 points from Akeem Richmond en route to a 67-55 victory over Rice on Saturday at Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum.
East Carolina was a favorite by 8.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
East Carolina got 17 points from Michael Zangari and another 10 points from Prince Williams. Prince Williams contributed 5 assists, while Prince Williams cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Rice got 14 points from Sean Obi in a losing cause and another 13 points from Austin Ramljak. Marcus Jackson contributed 4 assists for them, while Sean Obi had 12 rebounds.
East Carolina hit the break leading 40-24 before taking care of business in the second half.
East Carolina won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-30.