St. Francis (Pa.) vs Central Connecticut State

CCSU 84, St. Francis (Pa.) 81

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NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) - Matt Hunter scored 23 points and Central Connecticut State was near-perfect at the foul line to edge St. Francis (Pa.) 84-81 Thursday night in double overtime.

The Blue Devils (13-15, 9-8 Northeast Conference) led 39-30 at halftime, but a layup by St. Francis' Ollie Jackson (18 points) with 0:02 left forced overtime. St. Francis (5-23, 5-12) led 75-72 in the first OT, but Central Connecticut's Malcolm McMillan was fouled on a 3-point shot and made three free throws to tie it.

Greg Brown (20 points) scored all six Red Flash points in the second overtime, but Hunter (7 for 7 at the line) scored four points, including two foul shots with 2:03 left for an 84-79 lead. The Blue Devils hit 15 of 16 free throws.

St. Francis made a season-high 14 3-pointers, but took 38 treys.

Kyle Vinales scored 19 points for CCSU and Joe Efese added 16.

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St. Francis (Pa.) Red Flash
E. Brown, F444-64-680312
R. Drinnon, F311-20-06122
G. Brown, G467-174-427420
O. Jackson, G407-170-051318
A. Ervin, G200-30-06230
D. Major332-102-30008
B. Millaud-Meunier236-93-310121
T. Peters120-10-01210
K. Ritter10-00-00000
Totals 27-6513-1632131781
 41.5%81.3% 
Central Connecticut State Blue Devils
J. Efese, F378-120-071316
B. Peel, F252-30-04004
M. Hunter, G507-117-779023
M. McMillan, G502-43-33537
K. Vinales, G467-153-314419
A. Burbage323-62-330211
T. Allen72-40-00014
A. Hurd30-00-00000
Totals 31-5515-1631191384
 56.4%93.8% 
Northeast
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
St. Fran.-NY16-323-12170
Robert Morris13-620-15171
Bryant13-616-15189
Mt St Marys11-815-15188
St. Fran.-Pa.10-916-16180
Sacred Heart9-1015-17243
LIU-Brooklyn8-1112-18255
Wagner8-1110-20294
F. Dickinson3-158-21312
CCSU3-155-26342
 
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