|March Madness - Florida State Seminoles vs Gonzaga Bulldogs Recap - Gonzaga Wins 72-58|
Gonzaga earned a 72-58 victory over Florida State on Thursday, getting 17 points from Rui Hachimura at Honda Center.
Bettors who backed Gonzaga were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -7.5 at sportsbooks.
Gonzaga got 15 points from Brandon Clarke and another 14 points from Zach Norvell Jr.. Josh Perkins contributed 5 assists, while Brandon Clarke cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Florida State got a 20-point performance from Trent Forrest, who was supported by 8 points from Chris Koumadje. Trent Forrest had 4 assists in a losing cause for Florida State, while Terance Mann grabbed 7 rebounds.
Gonzaga was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.
Gonzaga won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 38-33.