Wagner vs Sacred Heart

Wagner 73, Sacred Heart 54

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FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) - Tyler Murray scored 21 points, hitting 7 of 9 from long range, to lead Wagner over Sacred Heart 73-54 on Thursday night.

Jonathon Williams added 14 points and Latif Rivers 10 for the Seahawks (16-4, 7-2 Northeast Conference), who opened the game on an 18-5 run and never looked back. Murray hit two 3-pointers during the spree and a trio of long balls in the opening half.

Wagner led 35-28 at intermission and outscored Sacred Heart 38-26 in the second half to seal it.

The Seahawks outshot the Pioneers 52.4 percent (11 of 21) compared to just a 15 percent clip (3 of 20) from beyond the arc.

Shane Gibson led Sacred Heart (10-12, 4-5) with 20 points.

Wagner got back on the winning track after a loss in its previous game snapped a season-high eight game streak of victories. Sacred Heart had won two straight coming in.

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Scoreboard
Wagner (16-4) «353873
Sacred Heart (10-12)282654

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Wagner Seahawks
J. Williams, F245-83-341214
N. Folahan, C173-41-45017
T. Murray, G357-120-031121
K. Ortiz, G310-60-03340
L. Rivers, G254-120-033310
M. Burton232-90-01225
J. Thompson201-40-03102
M. Moody193-66-790012
O. Parker51-10-00002
H. Naurais10-00-00000
Totals 26-6210-1435111373
 41.9%71.4% 
Sacred Heart Pioneers
L. Montes, F350-63-49223
C. Evans, F231-20-00222
N. Greenbacker, C336-81-270314
S. Gibson, G348-193-352420
P. Gaetano, G182-50-00215
E. Kelley263-54-630210
S. Dulaire250-10-05130
S. Glowiak60-40-01100
Totals 20-5011-1535101754
 40%73.3% 
Northeast
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Mt St Marys14-420-16150
LIU-Brooklyn13-520-12224
Wagner11-716-14245
St. Fran.-Pa.11-717-17257
Robert Morris9-914-19240
Bryant9-912-20286
F. Dickinson9-911-19273
Sacred Heart8-1013-19304
CCSU4-146-23344
St. Fran.-NY2-164-27348
 
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