America East Conference Tournament - Albany Defeats UMBC 86-56 - Recap
Albany cruised to victory on Saturday, running UMBC out of the gym and running up an 86-56 score at SEFCU Arena.
Albany was a favorite by 10.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Peter Hooley had 30 points for Albany and Sam Rowley chipped in with 15 points. DJ Evans had 4 assists for them, while Luke Devlin was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
UMBC got 18 points from Quentin Jones in a losing cause and another 18 points from Rodney Elliott. Rodney Elliott contributed 6 assists for them, while Will Darley had 7 rebounds.
Albany hit the break leading 38-17 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Albany as they grabbed 36 boards, while UMBC only had 28.