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Flowers leads Hartford to 3rd straight, beats Maine 55-49

ORONO, Maine (AP) Freshman Moses Flowers scored 14 of his 15 points during a breakaway run late in the second half as Hartford defeated Maine 55-49 on Saturday in the Black Bears' historic ‘Pit’ inside Memorial Gymnasium.

Playing a regular-season conference game in The Pit for the first time in six years (Jan. 18, 2014), Maine jumped out to a quick lead only to see Hartford (13-10, 6-2 America East) score the final 13 points to go up 25-18 at the half.

Maine (6-16, 2-6) came back to tie 33-33 with 9:41 remaining but Flowers scored 10 straight points, igniting a 22-12 run for the Hawks, who have won three in a row. Malik Ellison added 13 points and two steaks for Hartford and Miroslav Stafl added 12 points and nine rebounds.

Hartford scored 15 points off 15 Maine turnovers while committing a season-low nine turnovers.

Sergio El Darwich led the Black Bears with 15 points. Maine's top scorer Andrew Fleming (15 ppg) scored six on 3-of-11 shooting.

Hartford plays Maryland-Baltimore County on the road on Wednesday. Maine plays Vermont on the road on Wednesday.

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Key Players
Min. Per Game
Pts. Per Game
Ast. Per Game
Reb. Per Game
Field Goal %
Three Point %
Free Throw %
Team Stats
Points 0 0
Field Goals 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
3-Pointers 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Free Throws 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Total Rebounds 0 0
Offensive 0 0
Defensive 0 0
Team 0 0
Assists 0 0
Steals 0 0
Blocks 0 0
Turnovers 0 0
Fouls 0 0
Technicals 0 0
12T
away team logo Hartford 13-10 253055
home team logo Maine 6-16 183149
Team Stats
away team logo Hartford 13-10 66.7 PPG 37.4 RPG 13.0 APG
home team logo Maine 6-16 61.4 PPG 36.5 RPG 13.8 APG
Key Players
1
M. Ellison 18.7 PPG 9.7 RPG 1.7 APG 51.4 FG%
25
S. El Darwich 14.9 PPG 5.2 RPG 4.2 APG 42.0 FG%
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Bench
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Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
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