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Saint Joseph's Defeats Princeton 76-68 - Recap
Shavar Newkirk scored 19 points leading Saint Joseph's to a 76-68 victory over Princeton at L. Stockwell Jadwin Gymnasium on Wednesday.
Saint Joseph's won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the +8.5-point spread as underdogs.
Saint Joseph's got 17 points from Lamarr Kimble and another 12 points from Charles Brown, Jr.. Lamarr Kimble contributed 9 assists, while Markell Lodge cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Princeton got 17 points from Devin Cannady in a losing cause and another 13 points from Steven Cook. Spencer Weisz contributed 8 assists for them, while Spencer Weisz had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Saint Joseph's were victorious, as the score was 43-39 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Saint Joseph's as they grabbed 51 boards, while Princeton only had 30
Next game, Saint Joseph's takes its act on the road to face Illinois State looking for another win. For Princeton, they head on the road to face Monmouth.