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Puerto Rico Tip-off - Recap - Penn State Defeats Providence 55-52

Tim Frazier scored 19 points leading Penn State to a 55-52 victory over Providence at Coliseo do Puerto Rico on Friday.

Penn State was a 2.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Penn State got 13 points from Jermaine Marshall and another 9 points from D.J. Newbill. Tim Frazier contributed 7 assists, while Tim Frazier cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.

Providence got 17 points from Kadeem Batts in a losing cause and another 15 points from Josh Fortune. Josh Fortune contributed 3 assists for them, while Kadeem Batts had 11 rebounds.

Penn State trailed at halftime, 16-14.

Providence won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-35.