Central Connecticut State vs Monmouth

CCSU 78, Monmouth (NJ) 58

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WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. (AP) - Kyle Vinales scored 24 points and Adonis Burbage added 21 to help Central Connecticut State blow out Monmouth (N.J.) 78-58 Thursday night in a Northeast Conference matchup.

Joe Efese added nine rebounds and seven blocks for Central Connecticut State (9-11, 5-4).

Ahead 24-21 with 8:27 remaining in the first half, Central Connecticut State closed out the period on a 24-11 run. Burbage made three of the seven 3-pointers for the Blue Devils in the first half and Vinales had 16 points as Central Connecticut State led at halftime 48-32.

Monmouth (8-14, 3-6) would get as close as 51-40 behind Andrew Nicholas' jumper with 15:51 left to play, but Malcolm McMillan answered on the next possession with a 3-pointer to go up 54-40 with 15:30 remaining.

Monmouth shot just 35.7 percent (10 of 28) in the second half.

Marcus Ware led the Hawks with 16 points and six rebounds.

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Central Connecticut State Blue Devils
A. Burbage, F408-170-053121
J. Efese, F223-50-09246
M. Hunter, G406-120-394214
K. Vinales, G4010-211-145024
M. McMillan, G384-60-076310
T. Allen171-10-03043
A. Hurd20-00-00000
B. Peel10-00-00000
Totals 32-621-438201478
 51.6%25% 
Monmouth Hawks
M. Ware, F257-102-961116
T. O'Garro, F180-10-09200
S. Spinella, G284-91-260111
D. Nesmith, G272-83-30117
J. Steele, G253-70-04417
A. Nicholas254-110-03309
M. DiLeo170-40-11110
E. Waite162-52-21106
J. Palm150-22-22132
G. Cox40-10-00000
Totals 22-5810-193614858
 37.9%52.6% 
Northeast
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Wagner13-523-11184
F. Dickinson11-718-15204
St. Fran.-NY11-715-17275
Sacred Heart11-712-18258
Mt St Marys10-814-19245
LIU-Brooklyn9-916-15254
St. Fran.-Pa.9-913-17266
Robert Morris8-1010-22291
Bryant5-138-23320
CCSU3-154-25351

MAAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Monmouth17-328-852
Iona16-422-1177
Siena13-721-13104
Fairfield12-819-14142
St. Peters12-814-16208
Manhattan9-1113-18228
Canisius8-1214-19221
Rider8-1213-20242
Quinnipiac6-149-21297
Niagara5-157-25316
Marist4-167-23318
 
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