Recap - Hampton Defeats USC Upstate 92-71

The battle between Hampton and USC Upstate didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as USC Upstate was handed a 92-71 defeat on Saturday at G.B. Hodge Center.

Hampton got 30 points from Jermaine Marrow and another 26 points from Akim Mitchell. Greg Heckstall contributed 6 assists, while Greg Heckstall cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

USC Upstate got a 23-point performance from Deion Holmes, who was supported by 10 points from Dalvin White. Everette Hammond had 6 assists in a losing cause for USC Upstate, while Nevin Zink grabbed 7 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Hampton were victorious, as the score was 48-35 at the break.

Hampton had a 41-31 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.