Quinnipiac vs Hartford

Quinnipiac 65, Hartford 61

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WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Ike Azotam and Garvey Young combined for 32 points and 17 rebounds as Quinnipiac knocked off Hartford 65-61 Saturday in each team's season opener.

Azotam led the charge with 17 points and nine rebounds, while Young grabbed eight boards and netted 15 points, including 11 points and both of the Bobcats' 3-pointers in the second half.

Hartford led by as many as six points in the second half, and was up 51-49 with 6:53 to play following Mark Nwakamma's two-point basket. Quinnipiac took the lead for good when Jamee Jackson sandwiched a pair of baskets around a two-point score by Azotam to overtake the deficit and put the Bobcats up 55-51 with 5:03 to play.

Two Nwakamma free-throw makes cut the deficit, but the Hawks never got closer than two points of the lead after that.

Nwakamma finished with 15 points on 6-of-15 shooting.

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Quinnipiac Bobcats
I. Azotam, F268-151-390317
J. Jackson, F194-61-24049
D. Johnson, G331-44-42536
G. Young, G325-103-481215
Z. Hearst, G250-60-06150
K. Ray233-72-21108
O. Drame212-32-46156
E. Conti140-20-01000
J. Harris72-30-43024
Totals 25-5613-234392465
 44.6%56.5% 
Hartford Hawks
N. Sikma, F324-71-292311
J. Peterson, F272-60-02235
M. Nwakamma, F266-153-842515
Y. Moore II, G384-110-08319
C. Wroe, G131-20-01052
E. Cooper171-22-21034
O. Faulk170-17-83037
J. Schneck142-32-52016
W. Cole101-50-00012
P. U'u60-10-00000
Totals 21-5315-253592561
 39.6%60% 
MAAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Iona17-326-951
Rider15-521-12141
Manhattan13-719-14168
Monmouth13-718-15176
Canisius11-918-15181
Quinnipiac9-1115-15226
St. Peters8-1216-18233
Siena7-1311-20268
Niagara7-138-22285
Fairfield5-157-24299
Marist5-157-25317

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Albany15-124-999
Stony Brook12-423-12107
Vermont12-420-14204
New Hamp.11-519-13193
Hartford7-914-16245
UMass Lowell6-1012-17265
Binghamton5-116-26332
UMBC2-144-26346
Maine2-143-27339
 
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EVAN 49 Final
ND 58
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