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Monmouth Defeats Princeton 96-90 - Recap
Monmouth got 25 points and 2 assists from Je'lon Hornbeak en route to a 96-90 victory over Princeton on Tuesday at Multipurpose Activity Center.
Bettors who backed Monmouth were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -4.0 at sportsbooks.
Monmouth got 25 points from Je'lon Hornbeak and another 18 points from Austin Tilghman. Justin Robinson contributed 7 assists, while Je'lon Hornbeak cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Princeton got 30 points from Steven Cook in a losing cause and another 26 points from Devin Cannady. Amir Bell contributed 6 assists for them, while Devin Cannady had 8 rebounds.
Monmouth was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.
Monmouth won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-29.
Monmouth looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the North Carolina. Princeton will aim to get back on the winning track at Bucknell.