Quinnipiac vs Hartford

Quinnipiac 70, Hartford 61

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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
 44.2%59.4% 
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
 44.4%45.8% 
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

America East
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Albany15-124-999
Stony Brook12-423-12107
Vermont12-420-14204
New Hamp.11-519-13193
Hartford7-914-16245
UMass Lowell6-1012-17265
Binghamton5-116-26332
UMBC2-144-26346
Maine2-143-27339
 
Other games
VMI 70 Final
PITT 97
MRSH 56 Final
Syracuse 62
EVAN 48 Final
NC 97
Missouri 81 Final
NOVA 71
LB St 80 Final
Kansas 88
Wash 77 Final
MU 79
Memphis 71 Final
Miami-FL 54