Kobi Nwandu scored 25 points for Niagara on Saturday, leading them to a 83-74 victory over Monmouth at Gallagher Center.
Niagara won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the +3.0-point spread as underdogs.
Niagara got 22 points from Jordan Cintron and another 10 points from Greg Kuakumensah. Kobi Nwandu contributed 3 assists, while Jordan Cintron cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Monmouth got 17 points from Donovann Toatley in a losing cause and another 14 points from Melik Martin. Samuel Chaput contributed 5 assists for them, while Melik Martin had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Niagara were victorious, as the score was $HalfScore at the break.
Niagara won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 31-29.
Niagara heads into a battle against Siena. Monmouth, meanwhile, will have their next action against Fairfield.
Niagara Purple Eagles Last 5 Games – Bet Live
|Jan 16, 2021||@ Manhattan||REG||L||58-55||L||-1.5||U||123.5|
|Jan 22, 2021||@ Quinnipiac||REG||W||59-56||W||1||U||130.5|
|Jan 23, 2021||@ Quinnipiac||REG||L||78-69||L||1.5||O||130.5|
|Jan 29, 2021||vs Monmouth||REG||L||77-67||L||4||U||146|
|Jan 30, 2021||vs Monmouth||REG||W||83-74||W||3.5||O||145|
Monmouth Hawks Last 5 Games – Bet Live
|Jan 10, 2021||vs Marist||REG||W||72-62||W||-8||U||142|
|Jan 15, 2021||vs Quinnipiac||REG||W||92-80||W||-9||O||149|
|Jan 16, 2021||vs Quinnipiac||REG||W||70-63||L||-8.5||U||150|
|Jan 29, 2021||@ Niagara||REG||W||77-67||W||-4||U||146|
|Jan 30, 2021||@ Niagara||REG||L||83-74||L||-3.5||O||145|