Maine vs Quinnipiac

Maine 76, Quinnipiac 71

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HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) - Justin Edwards scored 26 points and Alasdair Fraser had 14 points and 11 rebounds as Maine beat Quinnipiac 76-71 Saturday.

Jon Mesghna added 13 points for Maine (5-8).

Ahead 48-44 with 17 minutes to play, Mesghna's 3-pointer and Edwards' layup gave Maine its biggest lead of the half, 53-44, with 16:22 remaining.

Quinnipiac (4-7) answered with a 15-6 run to tie the game at 59 with 9:48 left to play.

The teams traded baskets over the final 10 minutes but Edwards scored nine points during the span to give the Black Bears a 74-69 advantage with 1:17 remaining.

Evan Conti made a layup to cut Quinnipiac's deficit to three, 74-71 with 47 seconds left to play, but Zaid Heart missed a tying 3-pointer and Fraser hit two free throws for Maine with 5 seconds left to seal the victory.

Ike Azotam finished with 16 points and nine rebounds for Quinnipiac.

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Maine (5-8) «413576
Quinnipiac (4-7)413071

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Maine Black Bears
J. Mesghna, F365-60-244213
A. Fraser, F326-112-3114314
M. Allison, F202-43-65057
J. Edwards, G3710-164-854326
X. Pollard, G293-82-22528
T. Gloger232-51-26005
S. Lawton141-11-20003
K. Cato50-10-00020
D. Akanda-Coronel40-10-01010
Totals 29-5313-2535171876
 54.7%52% 
Quinnipiac Bobcats
I. Azotam, F295-146-990216
J. Jackson, F292-55-68039
E. Conti, G346-120-152112
D. Johnson, G342-65-647411
Z. Hearst, G212-110-02334
S. Shannon273-80-03117
O. Drame225-120-050210
K. Ray41-30-02012
Totals 26-7116-2242131771
 36.6%72.7% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Vermont16-029-646
Stony Brook12-418-14177
New Hamp.10-620-12127
Albany10-621-14129
UMBC9-721-13165
UMass Lowell5-1111-20309
Hartford4-129-23327
Binghamton3-1312-20312
Maine3-137-25323

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Iona12-822-1388
Siena12-817-17126
Fairfield11-916-15180
Rider10-1018-15197
Canisius10-1018-16167
Quinnipiac7-1310-21272
Niagara6-1410-23275
Manhattan5-1510-22263
Marist5-158-24276
 
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