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Louisiana-Monroe Falls 50-49 to South Alabama - Recap

Trhae Mitchell scored 14 points leading South Alabama to a 50-49 victory over Louisiana-Monroe at Mitchell Center on Saturday.

South Alabama did not, however, defeat Louisiana-Monroe against the spread, which closed at -10.0 at most sportsbooks.

Andre Fox had 12 points for South Alabama and John Pettway chipped in with 7 points. Herb McGee had 3 assists for them, while Trhae Mitchell was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.

Louisiana-Monroe got a 13-point performance from Michael Ertel, who was supported by 10 points from Langston Powell. Erie Olonade had 5 assists in a losing cause for Louisiana-Monroe, while Chris Efretuei grabbed 11 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed South Alabama were victorious, as the score was $HalfScore at the break.

The rebound battle favored Louisiana-Monroe as they grabbed 41 boards, while South Alabama only had 36

Next game, South Alabama takes its act on the road to face Appalachian State looking for another win. For Louisiana-Monroe, they head on the road to face Arkansas State.