Loyola Marymount Downs Northern Arizona 92-86 - Match Report
Northern Arizona was scorched by Anthony Ireland for 28 points as Loyola Marymount defeated them 92-86 in NCAA action on Wednesday.
Loyola Marymount won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2-point spread as favorites.
Loyola Marymount got 24 points from Ashley Hamilton and another 12 points from Ayodeji Egbeyemi. Anthony Ireland contributed 6 assists, while Godwin Okonji cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Northern Arizona got 23 points from Dewayne Russell in a losing cause and another 22 points from Gabe Rogers. Stallon Saldivar contributed 7 assists for them, while Max Jacobsen had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Loyola Marymount were victorious, as the score was 49-38 at the break.
Northern Arizona won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-36.