CBI Tournament - George Mason Falls 80-77 Against Santa Clara - Game Recap
Santa Clara got 24 points from Kevin Foster en route to an 80-77 victory over George Mason on Friday at Patriot Center.
Bettors who backed Santa Clara were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 1 at sportsbooks.
Santa Clara got 20 points from Marc Trasolini and another 19 points from Evan Roquemore. Evan Roquemore contributed 6 assists, while Raymond Cowels III cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
George Mason got 24 points from Sherrod Wright in a losing cause and another 16 points from Jonathan Arledge. Corey Edwards contributed 4 assists for them, while Erik Copes had 11 rebounds.
Santa Clara trailed at halftime, 37-33.
George Mason had a 46-30 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.