Puerto Rico Tip-off - Charlotte vs Kansas State Recap - Charlotte Wins 68-61

Puerto Rico Tip-off - Charlotte vs Kansas State Recap - Charlotte Wins 68-61

Charlotte got 16 points from Mike Thorne Jr. as they ran past Kansas State 68-61 on Thursday at Coliseo Roberto Clemente.

Charlotte was a 4.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Charlotte got 12 points from Denzel Ingram and another 10 points from Willie Clayton. Pierria Henry contributed 9 assists, while Mike Thorne Jr. cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.

Kansas State got a 14-point performance from Nigel Johnson, who was supported by 11 points from Marcus Foster. Will Spradling had 3 assists in a losing cause for Kansas State, while Shane Southwell grabbed 9 rebounds.

Charlotte won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 46-34.