Hartford vs Rice

Hartford 58, Rice 51

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HOUSTON (AP) - Yolonzo Moore II and Mark Nwakamma scored 13 points apiece, and Hartford rode a late 12-0 run to a 58-51 victory over Rice on Saturday night in the first-ever meeting between the schools.

Moore made three of Hartford's eight 3-pointers. Taylor Dyson added 10 points for the Hawks (6-5), and Parker U'u and Evan Cooper pulled down seven rebounds each.

Tamir Jackson led the Owls (2-7) with 18 points and seven rebounds, and Julian DeBose had 11 points.

Hartford trailed by as many as 11 in the first half before rallying to tie it at 27 at halftime. The second half went back and forth before Rice went ahead 44-41 on Jackson's fast-break layup with 7:01 to play. Moore came alive from there, making a jumper, a layup and a 3-pointer as the Hawks scored the next 12 points to put the game away.

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Hartford Hawks
M. Nwakamma, F345-112-441113
N. Sikma, F220-30-03320
J. Peterson, F10-00-00000
Y. Moore II, G305-80-013213
C. Wroe, G222-22-23116
E. Cooper, G322-74-67319
W. Cole, G180-70-03010
J. Schneck, F-C182-60-05114
T. Dyson, G114-60-011110
P. U'u, G-F111-10-07003
O. Faulk, F10-00-00000
Total 21-518-1236131058
 41.2%66.7% 
Rice Owls
S. Gearhart, F371-41-27334
J. DeBose, G355-101-253411
R. Wilson, F141-22-42104
T. Jackson, G387-193-472318
M. Guercy, G262-70-03146
A. Ramljak, G272-50-01036
K. Washington, G140-12-21102
D. Peera, G60-00-00000
B. Firozgary, F30-00-00010
Total 18-489-1428111851
 37.5%64.3% 
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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
UAB16-226-783
Middle Tenn.13-525-1078
La. Tech12-623-9122
Old Dominion12-622-13140
Marshall12-617-16128
UTEP10-819-14214
Charlotte9-914-19234
Western Ky.8-1018-16158
FIU7-1113-19270
North Texas7-1112-20295
Rice7-1112-20279
So. Miss5-138-21315
FAU5-138-25300
UT-San Antonio3-155-27347
 
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