Rice Owls vs Charlotte 49ers Wrap - Rice Wins 79-70

Rice got 15 points from Drew Peterson en route to a 79-70 victory over Charlotte on Wednesday at Dale F. Halton Arena.

Rice was the ATS victor, as they covered the +2.0-point spread as an underdog.

Chris Mullins had 14 points for Rice and Ako Adams chipped in with 12 points. Quentin Millora-Brown had 3 assists for them, while Chris Mullins was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.

Charlotte got 29 points from Jon Davis in a losing cause and another 15 points from Milos Supica. Jon Davis contributed 6 assists for them, while Milos Supica had 6 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Rice were victorious, as the score was 34-27 at the break.

Rice won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 34-31.