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Texas State Bobcats vs Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks Wrap - Texas State Wins 70-65

Texas State earned a 70-65 victory over Louisiana-Monroe on Saturday, getting 17 points from Nijal Pearson at Fant-Ewing Coliseum.

Texas State was a -2.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Texas State got 16 points from Kavin Gilder-Tilbury and another 15 points from Ojai Black. Nijal Pearson contributed 4 assists, while Maxwell Starwood cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.

Louisiana-Monroe got 17 points from Travis Munnings in a losing cause and another 11 points from Nick Coppola. Marcus Washington contributed 6 assists for them, while Travis Munnings had 9 rebounds.

Texas State was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.

Louisiana-Monroe won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 31-24.