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East Tennessee State Defeats Furman 71-62 - Recap

East Tennessee State got 22 points from Damari Monsanto en route to a 71-62 victory over Furman on Saturday at Freedom Hall Civic Center.

East Tennessee State was a +4.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Ledarrius Brewer had 17 points for East Tennessee State and Silas Adheke chipped in with 14 points. David Sloan had 5 assists for them, while Silas Adheke was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.

Furman got a 21-point performance from Clay Mounce, who was supported by 17 points from Mike Bothwell. Alex Hunter had 4 assists in a losing cause for Furman, while Clay Mounce grabbed 12 rebounds.

East Tennessee State led at halftime, $HalfScore.

The rebound battle favored East Tennessee State as they grabbed 36 boards, while Furman only had 26

Next game, East Tennessee State takes its act home to face Chattanooga looking for another win. For Furman, they head home to face UNC Greensboro.