Howard vs William & Mary

William &, Mary 78, Howard 69

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WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) - Brandon Britt marked career highs with 13 free throws and 26 points as William & Mary topped Howard 78-69 in a nonconference contest Thursday night.

Britt went to the foul line a career-high 15 times and is averaging 8.1 free-throw attempts per game this year after going to the line 3.6 times per contest last year. He'd made only 59.6 percent (28 of 47) of those foul shots entering Thursday.

The Tribe (5-3) shot 90.3 percent (28 of 31) from the foul line Thursday.

Marcus Thornton and Tim Rusthoven added 13 points each and Rustoven seven rebounds for William & Mary.

Calvin Thompson led Howard (2-8) with a season-high 24 points on 11-of-26 shooting.

William & Mary led 38-30 at halftime. After Thompson's three-point play cut the deficit to 44-41 with 16:14 left, the Tribe went on an 8-2 run, and Howard never pulled closer than six points.

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Scoreboard
Howard (2-8)303969
William & Mary (5-3) «384078

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Howard Bison
M. Phillips, F389-162-250420
P. Okoroh, F355-100-081311
A. Leary, C301-74-48056
C. Thompson, G3711-261-162224
S. Frazier, G362-100-01844
B. Ford70-11-22001
T. Boyomo60-00-00000
A. Dickerson61-20-01023
T. Lee50-00-00000
Totals 29-728-931112069
 40.3%88.9% 
William & Mary Tribe
K. Gaillard, F295-70-041411
T. Rusthoven, F295-113-371213
M. Thornton, G325-122-232013
B. Britt, G296-1013-1532226
M. Rum, G281-15-53218
T. Tarpey271-43-412405
F. Heldring130-22-21022
A. Pavloff60-10-01010
J. Boatner50-00-00010
S. Sheldon20-00-00000
Totals 23-4828-3139121378
 47.9%90.3% 
MEAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
N.C. Central13-325-9202
Norfolk St.12-417-17242
Morgan St.11-514-16326
Hampton11-514-17284
Savannah St.10-613-16279
Md.-E. Shore9-714-20278
S.C. State7-911-20302
Delaware St.7-910-22332
Coppin St.7-98-24336
Beth.-Cook.6-1010-22346
Howard5-1110-24338
Florida A&M5-117-23349
N.C. A&T1-153-29350

Colonial Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UNC-Wilm.15-329-627
Charleston14-425-1062
Towson11-720-1392
Elon10-818-14160
Will. & Mary10-817-14110
Northeastern8-1015-16134
Hofstra7-1115-17196
J. Madison7-1110-23256
Delaware5-1313-20234
Drexel3-159-23308
 
Other games
LROCK 53 Final
CINCY 87
CREI 64 Final
NEB 42
LBSU 53 Final
SYR 84
UCSB 70 Final
SDSU 84