New Hampshire vs New Jersey Tech

NJIT 69, New Hampshire 67


NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Chris Flores scored 23 points and made a layup with two seconds left to help the New Jersey Institute of Technology rally and beat New Hampshire 69-67 Wednesday night in the first meeting between the two programs.

NJIT (2-2) led 29-27 with 3:41 left in the first half but watched New Hampshire close the period with eight straight points to go into halftime up 35-29.

New Hampshire (2-2) stretched its lead to as much as seven, 57-50, in the second half but NJIT rallied to take its first lead of the half, 67-66, behind two Flores free throws.

New Hampshire's Ferg Myrick was fouled on the other end but made just 1 of 2 free throws, tying the game at 67-all and setting up Flores' game-winning layup.

Through four games, NJIT has held its opposition to just 34.1 percent shooting (84 of 246) from the floor.

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New Hampshire Wildcats
P. Konan, F275-100-051114
C. Pelcher, C307-143-3112417
C. Matagrano, C203-70-02026
C. Rhoads, G398-154-661021
J. Bronner, G350-33-64823
F. Myrick241-91-46133
S. Morris151-20-00123
J. Trotman60-00-02000
C. Orozco40-20-00000
Totals 25-6211-1937141467
New Jersey Tech Highlanders
T. Smith, F254-70-08228
S. McCarthy, C171-20-06042
C. Flores, G347-167-831123
R. Woods, G302-70-03214
P. Miller, G233-94-513310
Q. Bastian233-100-09046
K. Howard203-50-15206
N. Sydnor131-31-21014
D. Holiday82-52-31006
O. Nweke70-10-02000
Totals 26-6514-1946101669
America East
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Stony Brook12-423-12107
New Hamp.11-519-13193
UMass Lowell6-1012-17265

TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
N.J. Tech0-021-12159
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