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Conference USA Tournament - Rice Owls vs UAB Blazers Recap - UAB Wins 73-60

UAB earned a 73-60 victory over Rice on Thursday, getting 22 points from Michael Ertel at Ford Center at The Star.

UAB was a -8.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

UAB got 14 points from Tavin Lovan and another 12 points from Tyreek Scott-Grayson. Tavin Lovan contributed 2 assists, while Kassim Nicholson cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.

Rice got a 18-point performance from Max Fiedler, who was supported by 16 points from Quincy Olivari. Chris Mullins had 4 assists in a losing cause for Rice, while Max Fiedler grabbed 8 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed UAB were victorious, as the score was $HalfScore at the break.

UAB had a 37-21 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.