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Sun Belt Tournament - South Alabama Defeats Louisiana-Monroe 80-72 - Recap

Michael Flowers poured in 34 points for South Alabama on Friday, as they defeated Louisiana-Monroe 80-72 at Pensacola Bay Center.

South Alabama was a favorite by -5.0 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.

Sam Iorio had 12 points for South Alabama and Tyreke Locure chipped in with 10 points. Michael Flowers had 4 assists for them, while John Pettway was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.

Louisiana-Monroe got a 14-point performance from Elijah Gonzales, who was supported by 13 points from Russell Harrison. Marco Morency had 4 assists in a losing cause for Louisiana-Monroe, while Marco Morency grabbed 14 rebounds.

South Alabama was losing at the break before taking care of business in the second half.

Louisiana-Monroe had a 38-35 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.