VegasInsider.com
VI Mobile Scores and Betting OddsVI Mobile Scores and Betting Odds Be Social
Home
NFL
NBA
NHL
MLB
NCAA FB
NCAA BK
Golf
Auto
Horses
Soccer
Boxing/MMA
More
Betting Tools
 
Recap: Fordham , Charlotte
 •  BT Movements
Date: January 15, 2011 7:00 PM EDT
  

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Derrio Green scored 19 of his 21 points in the second half as Charlotte won its first Atlantic 10 Conference game of the season, 71-61 over Fordham on Saturday night.

Jamar Briscoe added 20 points and Chris Braswell had 10 points and 10 rebounds for the 49ers (9-8, 1-2), who broke a 57-57 tie late to pull away and end a two-game losing streak.

Advertisement

Brenton Butler scored 14 points, Lamount Samuell added 11 and Chris Gaston 10 for the Rams (6-9, 0-3), who rallied from a three-point halftime deficit only to lose their fifth straight game.

This was Charlotte's first game without center Phil Jones, who was ruled academically ineligible last week. Even without the 6-foot-10 junior, the 49ers dominated the boards, outrebounding the Rams 18-7 in the first half and 41-24 for the game.

Still, Fordham - which has lost three straight to Charlotte - made it interesting.

The Rams fought back to take the lead twice in the second half, the last at 47-44 on a Gaston layup with 12:51 left, and tie the score twice, the last at 57-57 on Kervin Bristol's layup with 5:23 remaining.

But Green - who hit 7 of 9 from the field, including five 3-pointers - drilled a 3 with 4:42 left to put the 49ers ahead to stay. He added a second 3-pointer and two free throws during a 14-4 run to close out the game.

Fordham's biggest lead came in the opening minutes of the first half, with Butler and Alberto Estwick both draining 3-pointers to put the Rams up 6-0 after just 1:11 of play.

However, the 49ers rallied, swapping the lead four times and tying the score twice. Charlotte took its biggest lead, 33-29, on Briscoe's three-point play with 1:28 remaining before going out ahead 34-31 at the halftime break.

Copyright 2017 by STATS LLC and Associated Press.
Any commercial use or distribution without the express written
consent of STATS LLC and Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
 BETTING TRENDS
 Team  ML   SPR   O/U 
 FORD         
 CHARLO         
Betting Trends by BetOnline.ag
BT MOVEMENTS

 
 
  
corner graphic
With a VI Gold Membership, you can SAVE 10% off a Live Odds subscription, SAVE 20% off Daily Pick packages, and receive access to up to 1,000 Member Plays each month!
VI Gold Membership