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Long Beach State vs Cal Poly Final: 80-73 - Recap
Long Beach State grabbed a 80-73 win over Cal Poly on Thursday, behind a 18-point effort from Jordan McGriff at The Walter Pyramid.
Bettors who backed Long Beach State were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -5.5 at sportsbooks.
Joshua Morgan had 14 points for Long Beach State and Drew Cobb chipped in with 13 points. Michael Carter III had 4 assists for them, while Joshua Morgan was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Cal Poly got 25 points from Junior Ballard in a losing cause and another 13 points from Kyle Colvin. Job Alexander contributed 6 assists for them, while Alimamy Koroma had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Cal Poly were victorious, as the score was 38-25 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Cal Poly as they grabbed 35 boards, while Long Beach State only had 33
Long Beach State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Cal State-Fullerton. Cal Poly will aim to get back on the winning track at UC-Santa Barbara.