Myrtle Beach Invitational - Monmouth Falls 87-63 Against Cal State-Fullerton - Game Recap

The battle between Cal State-Fullerton and Monmouth didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Monmouth was handed a 87-63 defeat on Sunday at HTC Center.

Cal State-Fullerton won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the -6.5-point spread as favorites.

Cal State-Fullerton got 40 points from Khalil Ahmad and another 13 points from Kyle Allman Jr.. Austen Awosika contributed 7 assists, while Jackson Rowe cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.

Monmouth got a 15-point performance from Deion Hammond, who was supported by 11 points from Sam Ibiezugbe. Louie Pillari had 3 assists in a losing cause for Monmouth, while Mustapha Traore grabbed 9 rebounds.

Cal State-Fullerton was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.

Cal State-Fullerton had a 36-30 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.

Cal State-Fullerton heads into a battle against Hofstra. Monmouth, meanwhile, will have their next action against Princeton.