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Appalachian State Falls 72-68 Against Samford - Game Recap

Samford earned a 72-68 victory over Appalachian State on Saturday, getting 20 points from Clide Geffrard, Jr. at Pete Hanna Center.

Samford won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2-point spread as underdogs.

Raijon Kelly had 15 points for Samford and Brandon Hayman chipped in with 14 points. Raijon Kelly had 7 assists for them, while Clide Geffrard, Jr. was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 5 boards.

Appalachian State got a 19-point performance from Jay Canty, who was supported by 16 points from Tab Hamilton. Jay Canty had 3 assists in a losing cause for Appalachian State, while Michael Obacha grabbed 13 rebounds.

Samford led at halftime, 46-41.

Appalachian State had a 34-27 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.