Quinnipiac vs Central Connecticut State

CCSU 67, Quinnipiac 65

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NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) - Kyle Vinales hit a game-winning 3-pointer with 6 seconds showing to lift Central Connecticut State over Quinnipiac 67-65 Monday night.

Vinales finished with 17 points, Malcolm McMillan added 16 and Joe Efese 14 for the Blue Devils, who snapped Quinnipiac's six-game winning streak and avenged a mid-season, 85-75 loss to the Bobcats.

CCSU led 59-53 before Quinnipiac (14-14, 10-6 Northeast Conference) used a 12-3 run to go up three with 1:42 showing.

Efese's layup cut it to one, then, after Quinnipiac's Dave Johnson missed a jumper with 33 seconds left, CCSU called a timeout to set up Vinales' game-winner.

The Blue Devils (12-15, 8-8) shot 40 percent (11 of 27) in the second half, compared to 26 percent (8 of 30) for Quinnipiac, and got 12 points from Vinales in the frame.

Zaid Hurst scored 17 for Quinnipiac, which grabbed 21 offensive rebounds but made 13 of 22 free throws.

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Quinnipiac Bobcats
I. Azotam, F293-100-06226
J. Jackson, F204-74-460212
E. Conti, G353-142-210239
Z. Hearst, G346-113-620217
D. Johnson, G241-93-66445
O. Drame295-71-4131311
S. Shannon161-40-00343
K. Ray81-20-01202
J. Harris30-00-00000
J. Ford, Jr.10-10-02000
G. Young10-10-00000
Totals 24-6613-2247142065
 36.4%59.1% 
Central Connecticut State Blue Devils
J. Efese, F347-100-080414
B. Peel, F201-41-13053
M. Hunter, G383-101-28337
K. Vinales, G386-193-355417
M. McMillan, G344-88-1062116
T. Allen251-22-22235
A. Burbage112-40-00015
Totals 24-5715-1835122167
 42.1%83.3% 
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Iona12-719-11110
Siena11-814-16142
Canisius10-917-13134
Fairfield10-915-13189
Rider9-1016-14203
Quinnipiac7-1210-19251
Niagara6-139-21277
Marist5-148-22269
Manhattan5-1510-21258

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F. Dickinson9-811-17266
Sacred Heart8-913-17294
Robert Morris8-912-18262
Bryant8-911-19276
CCSU4-136-22345
St. Fran.-NY2-154-26348
 
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