|Sun Belt Tournament - Appalachian State Falls 89-80 to Louisiana-Monroe - Recap|
Travis Munnings scored 21 points and chipped in with 12 rebounds for Louisiana-Monroe on Tuesday, leading them to a 89-80 victory over Appalachian State at Fant-Ewing Coliseum.
Louisiana-Monroe was a -7.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Michael Ertel had 16 points for Louisiana-Monroe and JD Williams chipped in with 16 points. Daishon Smith had 9 assists for them, while Travis Munnings was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
Appalachian State got 32 points from Justin Forrest in a losing cause and another 14 points from Adrian Delph. Ronshad Shabazz contributed 3 assists for them, while Justin Forrest had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Louisiana-Monroe were victorious, as the score was $HalfScore at the break.
Louisiana-Monroe won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 30-24.