Wagner vs Central Connecticut State

CCSU 78, Wagner 61


NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) - Ken Horton scored 22 points and Kyle Vinales added 21 for Central Connecticut State in a 78-61 win over Wagner on Saturday in the regular-season finale for both teams.

Robby Ptacek finished with 16 points and David Simmons 10 for the Blue Devils (13-15, 10-8 Northeast Conference), who won three of four games to finish up the season. This win avenged a loss at Wagner, which finished in second place in the conference, on Jan. 14.

The Blue Devils have qualified for a 14th straight NEC tournament, which is the longest active streak in the league. They got out in front early in this one, building a 15-point halftime lead and then outscoring the Seahawks 43-41 in the second to seal it.

CCSU outshot Wagner 55.3 percent (26 of 47) to 38 percent (19 of 50).

Latif Rivers led Wagner (24-5, 15-3) with 16 points and Jonathon Williams had 12.

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N. Folahan, C120-00-00020
K. Ortiz, G322-75-74549
L. Rivers, G306-132-200316
T. Murray, G261-71-23114
J. Williams, G264-94-451212
C. Martin212-40-00144
M. Moody151-33-63015
M. Burton131-30-00123
J. Thompson131-23-41025
O. Parker111-21-25003
H. Naurais10-00-00000
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D. Simmons, F355-70-082410
R. Ptacek, G407-152-252416
K. Vinales, G354-1013-1401221
M. McMillan, G211-10-02452
D. Speech161-10-03243
A. Burbage80-02-21312
T. Allen50-00-01010
J. Efese01-10-01002
M. LaPorte00-00-00000
S. Mickell00-00-00000
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