Hofstra vs Rhode Island

Rhode Island 85, Hofstra 73

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KINGSTON, R.I. (AP) - Jonathan Holton had 20 points to pace four double-figure scorers for Rhode Island, which secured its first win 85-73 over Hofstra on Friday.

Nikola Malesevic added 18 points, Jamal Wilson 15 and Orion Outerbridge 11 for the Rams (1-3), who shot 56.1 percent (32 of 57) from the field in their first round win in the TicketCity Legends Classic subregional they are hosting.

The Pride shot 46.2 percent (24 of 52) from the floor.

Holton scored 14 of his game total in Rhode Island's opening 25-7 run, as the Rams led nearly the entire way and all of the second half. Rhode Island led 45-39 at halftime and outscored the Pride 40-34 in the second half to seal the win.

The Rams also scored 23 points off 17 Hofstra turnovers.

Mike Moore led Hofstra (2-3) with 25 points and Nathaniel Lester added 22.

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Hofstra (2-3)393473
Rhode Island (1-3) «454085

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Hofstra Pride
N. Lester, F367-158-972322
D. Imes, F322-40-05224
M. Kone, F182-30-01024
M. Moore, G347-177-772425
S. Mejia, G291-50-01243
D. McMillan201-20-10232
B. Crowder184-55-860513
S. McLendon100-10-00130
S. Nwaukoni20-00-00010
M. Grogan10-00-00000
Totals 24-5220-2530112773
 46.2%80% 
Rhode Island Rams
N. Malesevic, F345-116-913418
O. Outerbridge, F315-101-280411
J. Holton, F288-132-261320
M. Powell, G291-41-21313
J. Wilson, G286-103-544315
A. Malhoit123-40-25017
T. Buchanan112-21-11505
D. McKoy112-20-02004
R. Brooks90-10-01130
L. Shengelia70-02-20122
Totals 32-5716-2532182185
 56.1%64% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Towson0-010-127
Charleston0-07-3183
Hofstra0-07-3103
Will. & Mary0-06-3113
Elon0-06-4126
Northeastern0-06-4141
Drexel0-05-6210
Delaware0-04-6266
J. Madison0-04-8347
UNC-Wilm.0-02-6264

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
St. Bona.0-08-277
Duquesne0-06-3315
Rhode Island0-06-324
UMass0-06-5185
VCU0-06-5134
Dayton0-05-588
Davidson0-04-4188
Geo. Wash.0-05-6169
George Mason0-05-6226
La Salle0-05-674
Saint Louis0-05-6152
Saint Josephs0-04-5209
Fordham0-04-6276
Richmond0-02-8262
 
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