|East Carolina Falls 82-73 Against Connecticut - Game Recap|
Connecticut got 20 points and 10 rebounds from Josh Carlton en route to a 82-73 victory over East Carolina on Sunday at Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum.
Connecticut was the ATS victor, as they covered the -6.0-point spread as a favorite.
Tyler Polley had 19 points for Connecticut and Christian Vital chipped in with 16 points. Jalen Adams had 12 assists for them, while Josh Carlton was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
East Carolina got 20 points from Shawn Williams in a losing cause and another 18 points from Isaac Fleming. Isaac Fleming contributed 11 assists for them, while Jayden Gardner had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Connecticut were victorious, as the score was 36-34 at the break.
Connecticut had a 26-21 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.