|Penn State Defeats Jacksonville State 76-61 - Recap|
Penn State got 25 points from Lamar Stevens en route to a 76-61 victory over Jacksonville State on Monday at Bryce Jordan Center.
Bettors who backed Penn State were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -12.0 at sportsbooks.
Penn State got 25 points from Rasir Bolton and another 11 points from Josh Reaves. Lamar Stevens contributed 3 assists, while Lamar Stevens cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Jacksonville State got a 17-point performance from Detrick Mostella, who was supported by 14 points from Jason Burnell. Ty Hudson had 4 assists in a losing cause for Jacksonville State, while Jason Burnell grabbed 12 rebounds.
Penn State was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.
Jacksonville State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-31.
Next game, Penn State takes its act on the road to face DePaul looking for another win. For Jacksonville State, they head on the road to face Bradley.