Hampton vs Fordham

Fordham 54, Hampton 53

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NEW YORK (AP) - Chris Gaston had 10 points and 10 rebounds, and Kervin Bristol grabbed 16 rebounds to go with seven points, as Fordham hung on to beat Hampton 54-53 Monday night.

Bristol scored three consecutive baskets early in the second half to increase a one-point lead by the Rams (3-3) to 38-31 with 13:27 remaining.

Gaston, who has had double-doubles in five straight games, hit a jumper with 2:48 left to give Fordham a 54-48 lead.

Darrion Pellum, who led the Pirates (4-5) with 14 points, cut it to 54-51 with a 3-pointer, and a layup with 22 seconds left by David Bruce, who scored 11 points, made it 54-53.

Hampton got the ball back after a missed free throw by Gaston, but Pellum missed a 3-point try with 3 seconds left.

The Pirates played for the second straight night in New York, after beating Howard at Madison Square Garden Sunday night.

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Hampton (4-5)262753
Fordham (3-3) «302454

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Hampton Pirates
O. O'Bryant, F40-00-01130
D. Bruce, C355-101-2110211
D. Pellum, G385-160-051314
M. Tuitt, G331-66-96438
C. Tolson, G161-51-21103
D. Agbelese282-30-48134
J. Williams193-100-02009
A. Austin150-40-02320
E. Okoroba122-30-02004
Totals 19-578-1740111653
 33.3%47.1% 
Fordham Rams
K. Bristol, F293-51-216037
C. Gaston, F294-152-6100410
D. McMillan, G354-111-14329
A. Estwick, G333-100-04116
B. Frazier, G253-112-223110
B. Smith231-51-31414
M. Dominique163-72-26138
R. Canty50-10-02000
L. Samuell50-10-01000
Totals 21-669-1651121554
 31.8%56.3% 
MEAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
N.C. A&T0-05-4138
Beth.-Cook.0-05-5322
Morgan St.0-04-6158
Hampton0-04-7310
N.C. Central0-04-8309
Md.-E. Shore0-03-8207
Savannah St.0-03-8222
S.C. State0-03-9330
Delaware St.0-02-9348
Howard0-01-10334
Florida A&M0-01-11265
Norfolk St.0-00-9293
Coppin St.0-00-11305

Atlantic 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
St. Bona.0-07-276
Duquesne0-05-3311
Rhode Island0-05-323
Davidson0-04-3159
Geo. Wash.0-05-5160
Saint Louis0-05-5181
UMass0-05-5185
VCU0-05-5131
George Mason0-05-6223
La Salle0-05-677
Dayton0-04-586
Saint Josephs0-04-5217
Fordham0-04-6282
Richmond0-02-8262