College Insider Tournament - Marshall Defeats Hampton 80-78 - Recap

Hampton was burned for 28 points by Jon Elmore on Tuesday as Marshall picked up a 80-78 win at Cam Henderson Center.

Bettors who backed Marshall were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of -7.0.

C.J. Burks had 17 points for Marshall and Jannson Williams chipped in with 12 points. Jon Elmore had 5 assists for them, while Jannson Williams was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.

Hampton got a 18-point performance from Trevond Barnes, who was supported by 16 points from Kalin Fisher. Kalin Fisher had 4 assists in a losing cause for Hampton, while Greg Heckstall grabbed 15 rebounds.

Marshall led at halftime, $HalfScore.

Marshall had a 40-39 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.