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Louisiana-Monroe Defeats Jacksonville State 88-83 - Recap
Louisiana-Monroe got 23 points from Nick Coppola en route to a 88-83 victory over Jacksonville State on Saturday at Fant-Ewing Coliseum.
Louisiana-Monroe won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the -1.5-point spread as favorites.
Louisiana-Monroe got 19 points from Travis Munnings and another 17 points from Sam McDaniel. Travis Munnings contributed 6 assists, while Sam McDaniel cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Jacksonville State got a 18-point performance from Norbertas Giga, who was supported by 18 points from Tyrik Edwards. Greg Tucker had 4 assists in a losing cause for Jacksonville State, while Norbertas Giga grabbed 10 rebounds.
Louisiana-Monroe led at halftime, $HalfScore.
Louisiana-Monroe had a 35-33 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Louisiana-Monroe heads into a battle against Blue Mountain. Jacksonville State, meanwhile, will have their next action against Maryland.