Robert Morris vs Ohio

Robert Morris 70, Ohio 67

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ATHENS, Ohio (AP) - Velton Jones scored 17 points and Robert Morris overcame a season-high 31 turnovers to defeat Ohio 70-67 Monday night, snapping the Bobcats' nine-game winning streak.

A 3-pointer by Ohio's D.J. Cooper from the top of the key rimmed out as time expired, marking the Bobcats' first loss at home since Jan. 22, 2011.

The Colonials (11-4) led by 11 points in the second half, but Ohio (12-2) battled to tie it at 62 with 3:36 left.

Robert Morris again built an eight-point lead with 1:07 to play, then the Bobcats went on a 5-0 run, capped by Ricardo Johnson's dunk with 49 seconds remaining to get within three.

Coron Williams added 14 for the Colonials, who outshot Ohio 53.2 percent (25 of 47) to 35.3 percent (24 of 68).

Ivo Baltic and Reggie Keely led the Bobcats with 14 points each. Cooper added 13 points and seven assists.

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Robert Morris Colonials
M. McFadden, F283-50-06036
R. Johnson, F244-70-162210
L. Bridges, F214-40-06138
V. Jones, G285-116-626517
C. Williams, G284-72-281214
L. Jones231-62-28154
A. Myers201-20-10302
L. Thompson141-33-40035
D. Appolon90-00-00000
K. Armstrong52-20-02014
Totals 25-4713-1643142470
 53.2%81.3% 
Ohio Bobcats
I. Baltic, F346-112-442214
W. Offutt, F293-150-01336
J. Smith, F171-10-02012
D. Cooper, G353-175-617213
N. Kellogg, G212-30-03125
R. Keely255-84-650214
T. Hall192-92-23016
S. Taylor91-31-10003
R. Johnson81-11-21033
T. Goard30-01-21001
Totals 24-6816-2329131667
 35.3%69.6% 
Northeast
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
F. Dickinson7-19-10233
Mt St Marys7-19-12163
LIU-Brooklyn6-213-8231
Wagner4-48-10277
St. Fran.-Pa.4-47-12283
Sacred Heart3-58-13301
Robert Morris3-57-14267
Bryant3-56-15300
St. Fran.-NY2-64-17341
CCSU1-73-16348

Mid-American
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Akron6-016-345
Ohio4-212-5133
Buffalo3-39-10161
Kent St.2-410-9271
Bowling Green2-48-11263
Miami (Ohio)1-58-11276
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
E. Michigan4-212-7116
N. Illinois4-212-7202
Ball St.3-312-7227
Toledo3-310-9143
C. Michigan2-412-7148
W. Michigan2-46-12241
 
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