Fairleigh Dickinson vs Sacred Heart

Sacred Heart 77, Fairleigh Dickinson 70

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FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) - Shane Gibson hit four 3-pointers and scored 27 points as Sacred Heart downed Fairleigh Dickinson 77-70 Thursday night in a Northeast Conference contest.

Gibson was coming off an 18-point performance against Mount St. Mary's that snapped his streak of scoring 20-plus points at eight games. The senior is averaging 25.7 points over his past 10 games and 20.1 points per game for the season. He was 8-of-17 shooting Thursday and added nine rebounds.

Steve Glowiak added 14 points and Louis Montes 13 for the Pioneers (9-13, 7-4).

Sacred Heart averaged 21.5 turnovers in its previous two games, losses to Wagner and Mount St. Mary's, but committed 14 turnovers with 14 assists Thursday.

Melquan Bolding scored 16 points with 10 rebounds and Trevor Charles had 12 points for the Knights (7-17, 2-9).

Fairleigh Dickinson entered averaging a minus-7.6 rebound margin, but won the board battle 37-33 while losing its eighth straight.

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Fairleigh Dickinson Knights
M. Seilund, F271-20-04022
T. Charles, F126-70-150412
M. Bolding, G374-128-10101216
S. Sanders Jr., G282-60-01244
Y. Jules, G211-90-01032
K. Rochford317-146-8104420
L. Robinson251-50-04113
D. Moody122-30-00016
M. Jones92-40-00105
Totals 26-6214-193892170
 41.9%73.7% 
Sacred Heart Pioneers
L. Montes, F343-67-1243313
N. Greenbacker, F213-51-12027
S. Glowiak, G396-80-013114
P. Gaetano, G350-44-41504
S. Gibson, G298-177-1090227
T. Falzon162-62-26306
M. Abdel Latif112-20-02044
D. Tate101-30-01022
F. Akinpetide50-00-03030
Totals 25-5121-2933141777
 49%72.4% 
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
 
Other games
IND 72 Final
ILL 74
NCST 85 Final
DUKE 98
MIZZ 68 Final
TXAM 70
COLO 48 Final
ORE 47
PEP 56 Final
GONZ 82