Recap - Western Kentucky Defeats Texas State 51-50
|Recap - Western Kentucky Defeats Texas State 51-50|
Western Kentucky got 14 points from George Fant as they ran past Texas State 51-50 on Thursday at Strahan Coliseum.
Western Kentucky did not, however, defeat Texas State against the spread, which closed at 2 at most sportsbooks.
T.J. Price had 11 points for Western Kentucky and Trency Jackson chipped in with 10 points. Trency Jackson had 2 assists for them, while T.J. Price was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Texas State got 15 points from Joel Wright in a losing cause and another 10 points from Emani Gant. Emani Gant contributed 3 assists for them, while Joel Wright had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Texas State were victorious, as the score was 25-22 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Western Kentucky as they grabbed 32 boards, while Texas State only had 31.