Hartford vs Arizona State

Arizona St. 71, Hartford 63

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TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) - Jahii Carson had 20 points and six assists, Eric Jacobsen added 16 points, and Arizona State used a dominating defensive stretch in the second half to beat Hartford 71-63 Wednesday night.

Arizona State (7-1) traded baskets with the Hawks from a hot-shooting first half until picking up the pressure midway through the second.

Contesting shots and snatching steals, the Sun Devils held Hartford to one field goal for more than 11 minutes and to 9-of-31 shooting in the second half.

Carrick Felix added 11 points and 11 rebounds for Arizona State, which shot 56 percent to overcome an 11 for 23 night from the free-throw line.

Hartford (4-4) kept up with the Sun Devils in the first half, but faded in the second under their pressure and size.

Nate Sikma had 26 points, but Hawks leading scorer Mark Nwakamma missed all eight of his shots.

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Hartford Hawks
M. Nwakamma, F220-80-06140
J. Peterson, F30-00-00100
Y. Moore II, G394-110-084111
N. Sikma, G389-202-241226
C. Wroe, G160-10-01210
E. Cooper261-23-32236
W. Cole224-80-022410
J. Schneck224-52-211310
T. Dyson50-10-00110
O. Faulk40-00-00100
P. U'u30-10-00000
Totals 22-577-728161963
 38.6%100% 
Arizona State Sun Devils
C. Felix, F385-80-0112211
J. Gilling, F301-30-03313
J. Bachynski, C223-40-03016
J. Carson, G389-121-556320
E. Gordon, G353-133-414112
E. Jacobsen205-66-1060016
C. Colvin171-21-43223
Totals 27-4811-2333171071
 56.3%47.8% 
America East
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

Pac 12
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Arizona16-234-45
Utah13-526-919
Oregon13-526-1027
UCLA11-722-1448
Stanford9-924-1359
Arizona St.9-918-16102
Oregon St.8-1017-14133
California7-1118-1595
Colorado7-1116-18116
Wash. State7-1113-18169
Washington5-1316-15125
USC3-1512-20208
 
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FSU 47
UAPB 44 Final
MIST 76
USF 49 Final
OKST 61
USC 67 Final
NMEX 75
GONZ 71 Final
WSU 69