St. Francis (Pa.) vs Robert Morris

Robert Morris 60, St. Francis (Pa.) 48

  •  

MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) - Lucky Jones scored a career-high 20 points, making all 13 of his free throws, as Robert Morris defeated St. Francis (Pa.) 60-48 Wednesday night to sweep the season series.

Jones set a Charles L. Sewall Center record for most foul shots without a miss by a Colonials' player and was 10 of 10 in the second half.

Robert Morris (16-8, 8-3 Northeast Conference), which has won eight of its last nine games, led 25-16 at halftime.

The Red Flash (2-20, 2-9), coming off a 64-61 win over St. Francis Brooklyn, got within four with 10:42 left, and were still within striking distance at 42-37 with 6:36 remaining. Russell Johnson then hit a jumper, Jones made two free throws and Karvel Anderson, who finished with 17 points, capped Robert Morris' spurt with a jumper.

Umar Shannon's 12 points led St. Francis (2-20, 2-9), which matched its lowest output of the season.

Copyright 2017 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
St. Francis (Pa.) (2-20)163248
Robert Morris (16-8) «253560

Related Video

January 19, 2017
Oklahoma upsets No. 7 WVU in Morgantown (0:42)
 

CBSSports Shop

Men's Nike White Villanova Wildcats 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball National Champions Locker Room T-Shirt

Villanova Wildcats 2016 National Champs
Get the Locker Room Gear!
Shop Now

St. Francis (Pa.) Red Flash
E. Brown, F370-25-76025
T. Peters, F164-71-20249
A. Ervin, G281-40-06142
O. Jackson, G261-80-02012
U. Shannon, G263-85-502212
D. Major223-31-110310
G. Brown212-80-25344
R. Drinnon191-12-44034
B. Millaud-Meunier50-00-00000
Totals 15-4114-213482348
 36.6%66.7% 
Robert Morris Colonials
R. Johnson, F333-81-49237
L. Jones, F323-313-1322220
S. Hawkins, C232-50-02034
C. Williams, G311-70-01133
A. Myers-Pate, G232-32-21327
K. Anderson295-106-652117
D. Appolon150-40-03040
K. Armstrong141-40-13002
Totals 17-4422-2627101860
 38.6%84.6% 
Northeast
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
LIU-Brooklyn5-112-7218
F. Dickinson5-17-10246
Mt St Marys5-17-12177
Wagner3-37-9286
Sacred Heart3-38-11300
St. Fran.-Pa.3-36-11282
Robert Morris2-46-13248
Bryant2-45-14285
St. Fran.-NY2-44-15341
CCSU0-62-15344
 
Other games
STBN 58 Final
BUTL 77
MINN 50 Final
MIST 61
CINCY 50 Final
PROV 54
BAYL 67 Final
OKST 69
MU 70 Final
USF 47
CREI 57 Final
IAST 76
LOU 68 Final
RUT 48
STAN 66 Final
ARIZ 73
AF 58 Final
NMEX 81
KAN 55 Final
TCU 62