vs Robert Morris

Robert Morris 69, Bryant 40

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MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) - Velton Jones scored 19 points and Robert Morris won its fourth straight game with a 69-40 rout of Bryant on Thursday night.

The Colonials (20-8, 11-4 Northeast Conference) had a season-high 19 steals to remain unbeaten in the five-game series with the Bulldogs (2-25, 1-14).

Robert Morris matched its season high by forcing 25 turnovers and had a 26-7 edge in points off turnovers.

Bryant posted its fewest points since a 91-38 loss to the Colonials on Feb. 3, 2011.

Robert Morris, which won the previous matchup 84-53 on Jan. 5, took its biggest lead at 69-35.

Lijah Thompson added 13 points in only 14 minutes of playing time and Lawrence Bridges chipped in 10 for the Colonials, who outshot the Bulldogs 40 percent (24 of 60) to 31.6 percent (12 of 38).

Frankie Dobbs scored 11 points and Alex Francis 10 to lead Bryant, which has lost 12 straight.

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A. Francis, F252-36-860410
B. Altit, F230-22-24012
F. Dobbs, G373-73-442111
E. Smith, G343-120-34236
R. Jordan, G312-70-02025
C. McMath151-31-21043
V. Kondratyev120-00-03020
T. Robinson121-20-04013
D. Calandrillo80-20-00200
P. Matthews30-00-00000
Totals 12-3812-193261840
 31.6%63.2% 
Robert Morris Colonials
L. Bridges, F224-62-560110
R. Johnson, F221-71-25023
M. McFadden, F214-90-24018
V. Jones, G264-99-1114119
C. Williams, G170-41-20311
A. Myers241-41-24333
B. Herman183-90-03106
D. Appolon162-40-02044
L. Thompson144-45-571213
K. Armstrong131-20-03002
D. Washington30-10-00010
T. Lewis20-10-01000
S. Swiegart20-00-00000
Totals 24-6019-2940121669
 40%65.5% 

Northeast
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Wagner13-523-11184
F. Dickinson11-718-15204
St. Fran.-NY11-715-17275
Sacred Heart11-712-18258
Mt St Marys10-814-19245
LIU-Brooklyn9-916-15254
St. Fran.-Pa.9-913-17266
Robert Morris8-1010-22291
Bryant5-138-23320
CCSU3-154-25351
 
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VT 47 Final
Florida St 48
Wisc 55 Final
Mich St 69
NCST 73 Final
DUKE 78
GONZ 73 Final
SACL 62