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 (14-14)353065
Central Connecticut State (12-15) «333467

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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% 
MAAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Monmouth18-227-749
St. Peters14-623-13130
Iona12-822-1388
Siena12-817-17126
Fairfield11-916-15180
Rider10-1018-15197
Canisius10-1018-16167
Quinnipiac7-1310-21272
Niagara6-1410-23275
Manhattan5-1510-22263
Marist5-158-24276

Northeast
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Mt St Marys14-420-16150
LIU-Brooklyn13-520-12224
Wagner11-716-14245
St. Fran.-Pa.11-717-17257
Robert Morris9-914-19240
Bryant9-912-20286
F. Dickinson9-911-19273
Sacred Heart8-1013-19304
CCSU4-146-23344
St. Fran.-NY2-164-27348
 
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