Recap - Rhode Island Defeats St. Bonaventure 87-78
|Recap - Rhode Island Defeats St. Bonaventure 87-78|
Xavier Munford went off for 32 points and added 3 rebounds leading Rhode Island to an 87-78 win over St. Bonaventure on Saturday at Reilly Center.
Rhode Island was the ATS victor, as they covered the 11-point spread as an underdog.
Rhode Island got 24 points from E.C. Matthews and another 11 points from Gilvydas Biruta. T.J. Buchanan contributed 3 assists, while Ifeanyi Onyekaba cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
St. Bonaventure got 21 points from Youssou Ndoye in a losing cause and another 20 points from Matthew Wright. Matthew Wright contributed 4 assists for them, while Marquise Simmons had 6 rebounds.
Rhode Island trailed at halftime, 43-33.
Rhode Island won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-26.