Puerto Rico Tip-off - Northeastern Defeats Georgetown 63-56 - Recap
|Puerto Rico Tip-off - Northeastern Defeats Georgetown 63-56 - Recap|
Northeastern grabbed a 63-56 win over Georgetown on Thursday, behind an 18-point effort from Reggie Spencer at Coliseo Roberto Clemente.
Northeastern was the ATS victor, as they covered the 13.5-point spread as an underdog.
David Walker had 12 points for Northeastern and Scott Eatherton chipped in with 12 points. Reggie Spencer had 2 assists for them, while Scott Eatherton was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Georgetown got a 14-point performance from D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera, who was supported by 9 points from Joshua Smith. Aaron Bowen had 4 assists in a losing cause for Georgetown, while Joshua Smith grabbed 6 rebounds.
Northeastern trailed at halftime, 36-25.
Northeastern won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-32.