Puerto Rico Tip-off - North Carolina State Downs Massachusetts 94-76 - Match Report
North Carolina State grabbed a 94-76 win over Massachusetts on Friday, behind a 21-point effort from T.J. Warren at Coliseo do Puerto Rico.
North Carolina State was an 8.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
North Carolina State got 19 points from Richard Howell and another 15 points from Scott Wood. Lorenzo Brown contributed 10 assists, while Richard Howell cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Massachusetts got a 15-point performance from Jesse Morgan, who was supported by 13 points from Chaz Williams. Chaz Williams had 5 assists in a losing cause for Massachusetts, while Terrell Vinson grabbed 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed North Carolina State were victorious, as the score was 48-32 at the break.
The rebound battle favored North Carolina State as they grabbed 41 boards, while Massachusetts only had 38.