Northeastern vs Towson

Northeastern 56, Towson 49

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TOWSON, Md. (AP) - Jonathan Lee scored 13 points and Northeastern defeated Towson 57-48 Monday night for the Tigers' 33rd straight loss.

Lee has scored in double figures in 21 of the past 24 games.

Towson stayed close and trailed only 41-39 with 8:21 remaining in the second half before Northeastern went on an 11-2 run to lead 52-41 with 1:21 left. The Huskies (5-7, 1-1 Colonial Athletic Association) went the final 3 minutes without a field goal but iced the game by making 5 of 8 free-throw attempts in the final 1:21.

Northeastern pulled away on the strength of 11-of-21 shooting in the second half.

The Huskies scored 27 points off 18 Towson turnovers and outscored the Tigers 10-0 on fast break points. Towson's 49 points is the fewest allowed by Northeastern all season.

Eric Gumbs and Marcus Damas each scored 14 points and Jervon Presley had 11 for Towson (0-13, 0-2)

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Northeastern Huskies
R. Spencer, F211-12-63024
A. Bates, F120-11-22021
J. Lee, G385-131-351213
J. Smith, G302-40-12315
A. Bigby, G214-50-03219
K. Black232-52-31016
K. Edwards183-41-22027
Q. Ford182-54-63208
R. Pierson171-42-44214
M. Banegas-Flores20-00-00000
Totals 20-4213-2725101257
 47.6%48.1% 
Towson Tigers
D. Jones, F322-60-07104
M. Damas, F316-160-050414
E. Gumbs, F305-94-561014
R. Nwankwo, F211-41-55033
K. Walden, G381-40-04652
A. Giergen190-30-02000
J. Pressley155-51-160311
W. Adams110-00-00030
J. Flash30-00-00000
Totals 20-476-113681848
 42.6%54.5% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Northeastern12-623-1286
Will. & Mary12-620-1393
J. Madison12-619-14148
UNC-Wilm.12-618-14146
Hofstra10-820-14174
Drexel9-911-19244
Delaware9-910-20253
Elon6-1215-18258
Towson5-1312-20281
Charleston3-159-24298
 
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