• My Scores
  • MLB
  • NBA
  • NHL
  • Golf
  • NCAA BB

NCAA 2015

March Madness

Get the latest March Madness news >>

Bracket Busted? Start New!
Tournament Games Live
Results & Schedule
Play Round by Round Watch Now View the live bracket

Fairleigh Dickinson vs Robert Morris

Robert Morris 66, Fairleigh Dickinson 54

  •  

MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) - Coron Williams and Velton Jones combined for 37 points and Robert Morris rode its backcourt to a big first half and an easy 66-54 win over Fairleigh Dickinson Thursday night in the teams' Northeast Conference opener.

Williams led the Colonials (5-2) with 19 points and Jones finished with 18. Williams shot 7 for 10 from the floor, including 5 of 6 on 3-pointers.

Fairleigh Dickinson (1-5) was 1 for 9 from beyond the 3-point arc. Jones, meanwhile, went 6 for 11 from the floor and hit 6 of 9 free throws.

Robert Morris roared to a 36-14 halftime lead, and held its biggest lead - 24 points - early in the second half.

Lonnie Hayes scored 25 points to lead Fairleigh Dickinson but got little help. Kinu Rochford was the only other Knights player in double figures with 10 points.

Copyright 2015 by STATS LLC and The Associated Press. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and The Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
 
CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
COMMENTS
Conversation powered by Livefyre
Scoreboard
Fairleigh Dickinson (1-5)144054
Robert Morris (5-2) «363066

Related Video

 
Fairleigh Dickinson Knights
K. Rochford, F305-90-170510
G. Goode, F241-42-45054
L. Hayes, G408-249-1053425
L. Robinson, G261-42-21004
B. Smith, G181-40-01023
D. Moody250-00-02010
A. Oyeniyi141-24-43026
M. Seilund120-00-02000
M. Lo111-40-12102
Totals 18-5117-223541954
 35.3%77.3% 
Robert Morris Colonials
R. Johnson, F271-66-64018
L. Bridges, F261-30-05222
L. Thompson, C243-62-31138
C. Williams, G327-100-051319
V. Jones, G316-116-956218
L. Jones193-102-46239
A. Myers180-12-24222
K. Armstrong140-10-00030
B. Herman70-10-01100
D. Appolon10-00-00010
T. Lewis10-00-00000
Totals 21-4918-2434152066
 42.9%75% 
Northeast
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
St. Fran.-NY16-323-12170
Robert Morris13-620-15171
Bryant13-616-15189
Mt St Marys11-815-15188
St. Fran.-Pa.10-916-16180
Sacred Heart9-1015-17243
LIU-Brooklyn8-1112-18255
Wagner8-1110-20294
F. Dickinson3-158-21312
CCSU3-155-26342
 
Other games
St John's 59 Final
Kentucky 81
GTOWN 57 Final
Alabama 55