Lafayette vs New Jersey Tech

NJIT 78, Lafayette 58

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NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Chris Flores scored 23 points and New Jersey Institute of Technology made 13 of 22 shots (59.1 percent) from 3-point range in a 78-58 nonconference victory over Lafayette on Monday night.

Arjun Ohri added 19 points and Isaiah Wilkerson 17 for the Highlanders (6-7), who had been averaging 32.1 percent from long range this season. Flores also grabbed 11 rebounds.

Ohri was 5 of 7 on 3-pointers, including two in a row during a 9-0 run by NJIT at the end of the first half that gave the Highlanders a 34-25 lead.

They shot 50 percent (15 of 30) in the second half, including 6 of 10 on 3-pointers, to steadily expand their lead.

The Leopards (5-9), who were led by 14 points from Seth Hinrichs, made just 34.5 percent (20 of 58) in the game and were 6 of 20 on 3-pointers.

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Lafayette (5-9)253358
New Jersey Tech (6-7) «344478

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Lafayette Leopards
R. Willen, F284-73-442311
L. Giese, F160-40-03110
J. Mower, G302-95-52119
R. Delaney, G292-60-04124
S. Hinrichs, G225-112-250414
J. Ptasinski261-70-03323
N. Petkovich181-50-03023
D. Trist132-20-10014
L. Smith101-32-21215
A. Flannigan52-20-01005
J. Detmer30-20-01010
J. Pelham00-00-00000
Totals 20-5812-1431101858
 34.5%85.7% 
New Jersey Tech
I. Wilkerson, F345-135-754017
R. Woods, F161-42-24105
R. Regis, C181-21-14033
C. Flores, G318-162-2116123
P. Miller, G251-50-06612
A. Ohri237-110-022119
L. Kearse181-61-22103
K. Silcott122-22-33036
M. Jones70-00-22010
G. Frick60-00-02000
S. Schickel60-10-00020
S. McCarthy40-00-10000
Totals 26-6013-2045201278
 43.3%65% 
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Boston U.12-618-14187
Navy10-816-16206
Holy Cross9-915-17208
Loyola-Md.8-1016-17212
Colgate8-1010-22294
Army West Point6-1213-19267
Lafayette5-139-21321
American5-138-22310

 
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