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Coppin State Falls 65-53 to Louisiana-Monroe - Recap

Sam McDaniel scored 21 points and added 1 assists for a double-double, leading Louisiana-Monroe over Coppin State, 65-53, on Tuesday at Physical Education Complex.

Louisiana-Monroe was a -6.0-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Sam McDaniel had 21 points for Louisiana-Monroe and Jordon Harris chipped in with 8 points. Nick Coppola had 4 assists for them, while Sam McDaniel was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.

Coppin State got a 11-point performance from Dejuan Clayton, who was supported by 9 points from Joshua Treadwell. Terry Harris Jr. had 2 assists in a losing cause for Coppin State, while Terry Harris Jr. grabbed 5 rebounds.

Louisiana-Monroe was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.

Louisiana-Monroe had a 39-26 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.

Next game, Louisiana-Monroe takes its act on the road to face VCU looking for another win. For Coppin State, they head on the road to face Mount St. Mary's.