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Florida International Falls 91-85 Against Western Kentucky - Game Recap

Western Kentucky grabbed a 91-85 win over Florida International on Saturday, behind a 21-point effort from Taveion Hollingsworth at Ocean Bank Convocation Center.

Bettors who backed Western Kentucky were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of +1.0 at sportsbooks.

Western Kentucky got 18 points from Carson Williams and another 15 points from Camron Justice. Taveion Hollingsworth contributed 4 assists, while Carson Williams cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.

Florida International got 18 points from Trejon Jacob in a losing cause and another 17 points from Isaiah Banks. Devon Andrews contributed 5 assists for them, while Trejon Jacob had 6 rebounds.

Western Kentucky was losing at the break before taking care of business in the second half.

Western Kentucky had a 35-31 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.