St. Francis (N.Y.) vs New Jersey Tech

St. Francis (NY) 79, NJIT 60


NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Ben Mockford scored 22 points as St. Francis (NY) dominated throughout en route to a 79-60 rout of the New Jersey Institute of Technology Saturday in a nonconference game.

The victory was the first for the Terriers (1-4).

Mockford, a transfer from Iona, scored 18 of his points on six 3-point baskets in 10 attempts. Swingman Stefan Peruncic hit the only other 3-pointer for St. Francis and finished with six points.

Isaiah Wilkerson, the leading scorer for NJIT (2-3), led the Highlanders with 15 points. Chris Flores added 13 and Ryan Woods came off the bench to score 11.

St, Francis held a 38-27 halftime lead, then coasted in the second half, outscoring NJIT 41-33. Akeem Johnson had 19 points and six rebounds for St. Francis, which hit 50 percent (27 of 54) from the floor. The Terriers had a commanding 38-26 rebounding advantage.

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St. Francis (N.Y.) Terriers
S. Perunicic, F293-51-24128
A. Johnson, F196-97-861119
T. Nichols, F151-34-43026
B. Mockford, G378-150-032322
D. Calloway, G182-40-23224
B. Jones201-34-44536
J. Newton201-20-03132
J. Cannon153-50-58016
K. Douglas90-40-00010
M. Milk60-00-01000
P. Santavenere60-12-21002
M. Trivic31-20-00002
L. Ulmer31-10-02102
Totals 27-5418-2739131879
New Jersey Tech
I. Wilkerson, F277-130-021415
R. Regis, C90-20-03020
P. Miller, G272-64-75218
A. Ohri, G263-62-21039
C. Flores, G254-82-411413
L. Kearse200-50-04200
M. Jones170-34-44034
R. Woods175-70-033111
G. Frick130-00-00020
K. Silcott100-20-02030
S. McCarthy80-00-01010
O. Nweke10-00-00000
Totals 21-5212-172792460
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Mt St Marys10-814-19245
St. Fran.-Pa.9-913-17266
Robert Morris8-1010-22291

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