|Old Dominion Monarchs vs Saint Joseph's Hawks Wrap - Saint Joseph's Wins 79-64|
Saint Joseph's grabbed a 79-64 win over Old Dominion on Friday, behind a 20-point effort from Charles Brown, Jr. at Hagan Arena.
Bettors who backed Saint Joseph's were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -3.5 at sportsbooks.
Saint Joseph's got 17 points from Pierfrancesco Oliva and another 14 points from Jared Bynum. Lamarr Kimble contributed 3 assists, while Pierfrancesco Oliva cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
Old Dominion got 22 points from Ahmad Caver in a losing cause and another 12 points from Xavier Green. Ahmad Caver contributed 6 assists for them, while B.J. Stith had 11 rebounds.
Saint Joseph's was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.
Saint Joseph's heads into a battle against Monmouth. Old Dominion, meanwhile, will have their next action against Oregon State.