Quinnipiac vs Hartford

Quinnipiac 70, Hartford 61


WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Ike Azotam scored 15 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, and James Johnson also scored 15, to help Quinnipiac overcome an upset bid by winless Hartford 70-61 Tuesday night.

Hartford, which trailed 40-31 less than a minute into the second half, reeled off the next 10 points. A layup by Johnson put the Bobcats (4-4) ahead 42-41, but the Hawks (0-9) regained the lead on a 3-pointer by Andres Torres, who finished with 25 points.

Quinnipiac pulled ahead 51-44 with a 9-0 run, but Hartford stayed close and got within 55-53 on a 3-pointer by Torres with 5:56 left.

A jumper and a 3-pointer by Johnson gave the Bobcats some breathing room, at 60-54 with 4:18 to play.

Zaid Hearst added 14 points and Dave Johnson 10 for Quinnipiac, which had a 42-27 rebounding advantage. The Bobcats came in ranked third in the NCAA in rebound margin at plus-11.4.

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Quinnipiac Bobcats
J. Jackson, F303-52-58148
I. Azotam, F284-87-13100315
J. Johnson, G376-151-213315
D. Johnson, G283-62-441310
Z. Hearst, G254-85-660214
G. Young261-42-27344
O. Drame111-40-02022
M. Barnett81-10-01002
A. Jackson30-10-00000
N. Gause20-00-00000
J. Harris20-00-00020
Totals 23-5219-324282370
Hartford Hawks
N. Sikma, F305-90-251313
O. Faulk, F183-61-45157
A. Torres, G327-125-600425
C. Brothers, G312-81-24316
Y. Moore, G90-10-00140
W. Cole241-41-41123
M. Nwakamma212-32-22456
J. Schneck170-21-43121
C. Wroe120-00-00100
G. Maciel40-00-00000
R. Baker20-00-00000
C. White00-00-00000
Totals 20-4511-2427132661
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Mt St Marys14-420-16150
St. Fran.-Pa.11-717-17257
Robert Morris9-914-19240
F. Dickinson9-911-19273
Sacred Heart8-1013-19304
St. Fran.-NY2-164-27348

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Stony Brook12-418-14177
New Hamp.10-620-12127
UMass Lowell5-1111-20309
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