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% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Stony Brook14-226-760
Albany13-324-9107
Vermont11-523-14126
New Hamp.11-520-13177
UMass Lowell7-911-18261
Binghamton5-118-22299
Hartford4-1210-23292
Maine4-128-22314
UMBC3-137-24339

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Oregon14-431-72
Utah13-527-98
Arizona12-625-926
California12-623-1116
Colorado10-822-1235
USC9-921-1351
Oregon St.9-919-1333
Washington9-919-1584
Stanford8-1015-1587
UCLA6-1215-17102
Arizona St.5-1315-1799
Wash. State1-179-22211
 
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