Mount St. Mary's vs Central Connecticut State

Mount St. Mary's 80, CCSU 75

  •  

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) - Xavier Owens came off the bench for 18 points and Julian Norfleet hit four 3-pointers to lift Mount St. Mary's over Central Connecticut State 80-75 Saturday in Northeast Conference play.

Norfleet went 4 of 6 from deep for 18 points, Rashaad Whack added 13, Shivaughn Wiggins 12, and Kristijan Krajina 10 for the Mountaineers (7-10, 2-4).

Adonis Burbage hit a 3-pointer as Mount St. Mary's fell behind 60-52 with 9:29 left to play. From there, the Mountaineers used a 16-0 run to take the lead for good, 68-62. Whack capped the spurt with a 3-pointer.

CCSU (7-10, 3-3) cut the deficit to 72-71 at the 2:29 mark but Norfleet hit a layup and trey on back-to-back possessions to seal it.

Malcolm McMillan had 26 points to lead CCSU, which shot 56 percent (28 of 50) from the field but committed 17 turnovers.

The Mountaineers scored 22 points off those errors.

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
Mount St. Mary's (7-10) «394180
Central Connecticut State (7-10)383775

Related Video

August 28, 2015
Inside College Hoops (1:12)
August 26, 2015
Candid Coaches Series
(1:17)
August 24, 2015
Candid Coaches: Best Defensive Coach
(1:23)
August 21, 2015
John Groce's struggles
(1:46)
 
Mount St. Mary's Mountaineers
K. Krajina, F215-90-062210
T. Danaher, C90-10-00010
J. Norfleet, G357-120-025018
S. Wiggins, G323-84-710312
R. Whack, G275-112-451313
X. Owens226-95-990118
K. Parker211-31-23303
S. Prescott172-50-02046
R. Barber160-10-01020
Totals 29-5912-2230111680
 49.2%54.5% 
Central Connecticut State Blue Devils
B. Peel, F373-40-011336
A. Burbage, F364-70-012211
K. Vinales, G408-170-002420
M. McMillan, G388-124-467226
M. Hunter, G173-51-41258
T. Allen272-40-07224
J. Efese30-00-00000
A. Hurd20-10-01000
Totals 28-505-830181875
 56%62.5% 
Northeast
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
St. Fran.-NY16-323-12170
Robert Morris13-620-15171
Bryant13-616-15189
Mt St Marys11-815-15188
St. Fran.-Pa.10-916-16180
Sacred Heart9-1015-17243
LIU-Brooklyn8-1112-18255
Wagner8-1110-20294
F. Dickinson3-158-21312
CCSU3-155-26342
 
Other games
MIZZ 52 Final
FLA 83
KAN 64 Final
TEX 59
ARIZ 71 Final
AZST 54
OKLA 60 Final
KSU 69
SYR 70 Final
LOU 68
ORE 76 Final
UCLA 67
CREI 64 Final
WICH 67
OHST 56 Final
MIST 59
VCU 90 Final
DUQ 63
MU 69 Final
CINCY 71
SDSU 45 Final
WYO 58
RUT 66 Final
ND 69
GONZ 63 Final
BUTL 64