Fairfield vs Belmont Wrap - Belmont Wins 62-53
|Fairfield vs Belmont Wrap - Belmont Wins 62-53|
Belmont grabbed a 62-53 win over Fairfield on Monday, behind a 15-point effort from J.J. Mann at Curb Event Center.
Belmont earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 13-point spread.
Reece Chamberlain had 13 points for Belmont and Craig Bradshaw chipped in with 12 points. Reece Chamberlain had 5 assists for them, while Blake Jenkins was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 5 boards.
Fairfield got a 16-point performance from Marcus Gilbert, who was supported by 10 points from K.J. Rose. K.J. Rose had 6 assists in a losing cause for Fairfield, while Amadou Sidibe grabbed 9 rebounds.
Belmont led at halftime, 31-21.
The rebound battle favored Fairfield as they grabbed 33 boards, while Belmont only had 27.