|Hofstra Defeats James Madison 77-61 - Recap|
Hofstra earned a 77-61 victory over James Madison on Thursday, getting 22 points from Eli Pemberton at JMU Center.
Hofstra won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the -3.0-point spread as favorites.
Hofstra got 15 points from Jalen Ray and another 11 points from Justin Wright-Foreman. Desure Buie contributed 7 assists, while Rokas Gustys cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
James Madison got 23 points from Matt Lewis in a losing cause and another 12 points from Stuckey Mosley. Matt Lewis contributed 3 assists for them, while Matt Lewis had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Hofstra were victorious, as the score was 35-24 at the break.
The rebound battle favored James Madison as they grabbed 30 boards, while Hofstra only had 28
Hofstra heads into a battle against Towson. James Madison, meanwhile, will have their next action against Delaware.