Dayton Defeats George Washington 88-78 - Recap

Dayton grabbed a 88-78 win over George Washington on Saturday, behind a 22-point effort from Darrell Davis at UD Arena.

Bettors who backed Dayton were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -5.5 at sportsbooks.

Dayton got 17 points from Josh Cunningham and another 17 points from Trey Landers. Jalen Crutcher contributed 7 assists, while Josh Cunningham cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.

George Washington got 21 points from Yuta Watanabe in a losing cause and another 13 points from Arnaldo Toro. Jair Bolden contributed 4 assists for them, while Arnaldo Toro had 10 rebounds.

Dayton was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.

George Washington had a 33-25 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.