Towson vs Hofstra Final: 83-77 - Recap
Jerrelle Benimon scored 22 points leading Towson to an 83-77 victory over Hofstra at Hofstra Arena on Saturday.
Bettors who backed Towson were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 4.5 at sportsbooks.
Towson got 16 points from Rafriel Guthrie and another 15 points from Mike Burwell. Mike Burwell contributed 2 assists, while Jerrelle Benimon cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Hofstra got 33 points from Zeke Upshaw in a losing cause and another 14 points from Dion Nesmith. Dion Nesmith contributed 3 assists for them, while Moussa Kone had 12 rebounds.
Towson led at halftime, 35-29.
Hofstra had a 29-27 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.