James Madison vs Rhode Island

Rhode Island 79, James Madison 60

  •  

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Orion Outerbridge scored 22 points as Rhode Island snapped an eight-game losing streak with a 79-60 victory over James Madison in the UCF Classic on Thursday night.

The Rams (2-11) will face host Central Florida in the championship game at 7 p.m. Friday, while the Dukes (6-4) will play Stetson in a 9:30 p.m. consolation game.

Outerbridge, a 6-foot-9 freshman from Boston, had two 3-pointers in the Rams' 16-4 run to start the game and 16 first-half points as Rhode Island took a 38-26 halftime lead.

Billy Baron scored 17 points and Jonathon Holton 12 for the Rams. This was Rhode Island's first game without leading scorer Jamal Wilson, who has been dismissed from the team for violating team rules.

Arman Marks and A.J. Davis each scored 10 points for James Madison.

Copyright 2017 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
James Madison (6-4)263460
Rhode Island (2-11) «384179

Related Video

 

CBSSports Shop

Men's Nike White Villanova Wildcats 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball National Champions Locker Room T-Shirt

Villanova Wildcats 2016 National Champs
Get the Locker Room Gear!
Shop Now

James Madison Dukes
J. Wells, F261-82-23334
A. Semenov, F223-92-22029
G. Swindle, C101-20-03022
D. Moore, G352-93-44247
H. Hitchens, G281-61-21014
A. Davis273-82-441110
E. Hood253-70-04126
A. Diouf182-60-02345
A. Marks84-40-311410
C. Pierce11-10-01013
Totals 21-6010-1730112460
 35%58.8% 
Rhode Island Rams
O. Outerbridge, F317-145-591322
J. Holton, F286-90-281312
T. Buchanan, G342-42-32036
M. Powell, G272-44-634410
A. Malone, G263-91-26118
B. Baron276-114-743217
D. McKoy121-10-03002
L. Shengelia80-22-40022
A. Malhoit70-00-02010
A. Kemp00-00-00000
B. Vedder00-00-01000
Totals 27-5418-2943101979
 50%62.1% 
Colonial Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UNC-Wilm.7-018-232
Charleston6-115-556
Northeastern5-212-797
J. Madison4-36-14273
Will. & Mary3-39-8116
Elon3-411-9175
Towson3-411-9125
Drexel1-57-12236
Hofstra1-69-11190
Delaware1-68-12254

Atlantic 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Dayton5-114-428
La Salle5-111-564
Richmond5-111-7106
VCU4-214-536
St. Bona.4-212-6101
Rhode Island3-211-649
George Mason2-312-6113
UMass2-412-787
Davidson2-49-8104
Geo. Wash.2-410-9135
Duquesne2-49-10203
Saint Josephs2-48-993
Fordham2-48-11255
Saint Louis1-55-13243
 
Other games
HARV 67 Final
BC 46
ELON 62 Final
NC 100
Florida 83 Final
RUT 85
PSU 53 Final
Michigan 71
HOW 34 Final
Kansas 89
VANDY 74 Final
MU 57