|Cancun Challenge - Bradley Downs Southern Methodist 75-62 - Match Report|
Bradley got 21 points and 12 rebounds from Elijah Childs en route to a 75-62 victory over Southern Methodist on Tuesday at Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya.
Bettors who backed Bradley were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of +3.5 at sportsbooks.
Bradley got 15 points from Koch Bar and another 14 points from Darrell Brown. Nate Kennell contributed 3 assists, while Elijah Childs cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Southern Methodist got a 19-point performance from Jahmal McMurray, who was supported by 12 points from Jimmy Whitt. Isiaha Mike had 2 assists in a losing cause for Southern Methodist, while Jimmy Whitt grabbed 13 rebounds.
Bradley was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.
Bradley won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 30-27.
Bradley heads into a battle against Chicago State. Southern Methodist, meanwhile, will have their next action against Lamar.