Seton Hall vs Wake Forest

Seton Hall 71, Wake Forest 67

  •  

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) - Fuquan Edwin scored 24 points and Seton Hall rallied from a 13-point deficit in the final 12 minutes to defeat Wake Forest 71-67 on Saturday night.

Brandon Mobley scored on a steal and dunk with 28 seconds left to send the Pirates (7-2) into the lead. When Wake Forest's C.J. Harris missed at the other end, it led to two free throws from Edwin with 7 seconds to play. Mobley's foul shot clinched it 5 seconds later.

Seton Hall hit 63 percent (17 of 27) of its shots in the second half.

Harris, a senior guard, scored a career-best 28 points for the Demon Deacons (4-5), who were aiming to notch consecutive victories for the second time this season. Harris connected on seven 3-point shots.

Seton Hall didn't lead in the second half until the 2:18 mark on Tom Maayan's basket, pushing the Pirates to a 65-63 lead.

Wake Forest cut the margin when Aaron Rountree made 1 of 2 free throws with 1:44 left, then went ahead on Harris' 3-pointer with just under a minute remaining.

Seton Hall's Eugene Teague, who ended up with 19 points, picked up his fourth foul with more than 12 minutes remaining, putting a dent in the Pirates' inside presence. Still, Seton Hall outrebounded Wake Forest 20-8 after halftime.

Wake Forest appeared in good shape at 51-39 after Tyler Cavanaugh drilled a rare 3-pointer.

A full-court press helped turn the tide as the Pirates won for the first time on the road this season. They had lost their two previous true road games.

Wake Forest was charged with five of its 15 second-half turnovers in the last five minutes.

Travis McKie, a junior forward who failed to reach double-digit scoring in Demon Deacons' three previous games, scored 16 points. His basket in transition gave Wake Forest a 14-point edge early in the second half.

Wake Forest held a 36-27 halftime lead after briefly holding an 11-point edge.

Copyright 2015 by STATS LLC and The Associated Press. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and The Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
 
CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
COMMENTS
Conversation powered by Livefyre
Scoreboard
Seton Hall (7-2) «274471
Wake Forest (4-5)363167

Related Video

July 27, 2015
ACC Hoops Summer School (3:09)
July 24, 2015
Big Ten Summer School
(2:20)
July 23, 2015
Drake receives cease and desist from Kentucky
(0:28)
July 22, 2015
Summer recruiting hits Las Vegas
(1:02)
 

CBSSports.com Shop

Seton Hall Pirates
B. Mobley, F325-91-3130311
G. Teague, F329-131-281419
F. Edwin, G398-167-970024
A. Cosby, G302-94-52539
K. Smyth, G210-20-02120
T. Maayan223-40-02216
B. Oliver161-30-05122
F. Wilson50-00-01000
K. Johnson30-10-00010
Totals 28-5713-1944101671
 49.1%68.4% 
Wake Forest Demon Deacons
T. McKie, F347-132-372116
D. Thomas, F292-50-04224
C. Harris, G369-143-402328
C. Miller-McIntyre, G251-60-02512
C. Fischer, G190-30-01120
A. Rountree III171-31-23324
M. Jones150-10-22130
A. Adala Moto142-23-43007
T. Cavanaugh111-53-41016
Totals 23-5212-1923161567
 44.2%63.2% 
Big East
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Villanova16-233-32
Butler12-623-1131
Georgetown12-622-1125
Providence11-722-1222
St. Johns10-821-1244
Xavier9-923-1430
Seton Hall6-1216-1597
DePaul6-1212-20197
Creighton4-1414-19151
Marquette4-1413-19147

ACC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Virginia16-230-47
Duke15-335-46
Notre Dame14-432-616
Louisville12-627-921
N. Carolina11-726-1211
Miami (Fla.)10-825-1365
NC State10-822-1439
Syracuse9-918-1369
Pittsburgh8-1019-1576
Clemson8-1016-15106
Florida St.8-1017-16110
Wake Forest5-1313-19150
Boston College4-1413-19165
Georgia Tech3-1512-19153
Va. Tech2-1611-22228
 
Other games
TOWS 40 Final
GTOWN 46
ARK 67 Final
MICH 80
LBSU 55 Final
OHST 89
CLST 63 Final
NCST 80
UMES 60 Final
CINCY 92
UMKC 47 Final
LOU 99
LOYC 61 Final
MIST 73
COLO 54 Final
KAN 90
TNST 38 Final
MIZZ 68
TEMP 67 Final
DUKE 90
MOST 42 Final
OKST 62
CCSU 69 Final
IND 100
BRO 57 Final
ND 84
MONM 56 Final
SYR 108
ETSU 55 Final
UNC 78
ARIZ 66 Final
CLEM 54
NCO 54 Final
WICH 80
VALPO 52 Final
NMEX 65
ILL 85 Final
GONZ 74
MINN 71 Final
USC 57