Louisville Downs Connecticut 81-48 - Match Report
Louisville cruised to victory on Saturday, running Connecticut out of the gym and running up an 81-48 score at KFC Yum! Center.
Louisville was a 9-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Montrezl Harrell had 20 points for Louisville and Luke Hancock chipped in with 16 points. Russ Smith had 13 assists for them, while Stephan Van Treese was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
Connecticut got 17 points from DeAndre Daniels in a losing cause and another 9 points from Shabazz Napier. Ryan Boatright contributed 3 assists for them, while Shabazz Napier had 9 rebounds.
Louisville led at halftime, 30-18.
The rebound battle favored Connecticut as they grabbed 40 boards, while Louisville only had 39.