St. Francis (N.Y.) vs Army West Point

Army 79, St. Francis (NY) 70

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WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) - Julian Simmons scored 24 points and Ella Ellis had 23 to lead Army past St. Francis (N.Y.) 79-70 on Saturday.

Ellis shot 50 percent (8 of 16) from the field and grabbed nine rebounds while Simmons knocked down 56.3 percent (9 of 16) of his shots. Simmons and Ellis combined to make seven 3-pointers.

Ellis has scored at least 20 points in four consecutive games.

Army (6-8) entered the second half trailing 40-32 before a Simmons layup sparked a 23-13 run. Simmons and Ellis hit back-to-back 3-pointers to cap the run and give Army the lead for good.

The Black Knights shot over 50 percent from the field for the third time this season, making 29 of 55 shots.

Stefan Perunicic and Ben Mockford scored 17 points apiece for St. Francis, but the Terriers (4-9) struggled from the field, hitting just 38.1 percent (24 of 63) of their shots.

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Scoreboard
St. Francis (N.Y.) (4-9)403070
Army (6-8) «324779

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St. Francis (N.Y.) Terriers
S. Perunicic, F327-190-230217
J. Cannon, F312-74-413038
A. Johnson, F212-27-872111
B. Mockford, G376-161-211017
J. Newton, G281-21-22353
B. Jones233-72-33238
M. Milk112-40-14054
T. Nichols100-20-01000
K. Douglas71-40-02012
Totals 24-6315-224082070
 38.1%68.2% 
Army West Point Black Knights
E. Ellis, F358-164-690123
J. Springer, F241-32-45144
J. Simmons, G279-162-310024
J. Herbeck, G263-70-04137
M. Washington, G243-53-414210
M. Lenox212-30-02824
M. Williams201-20-13143
A. Stire152-20-02124
W. Thornton50-00-00110
C. Gramling20-10-00000
J. Johnson10-00-00000
Totals 29-5511-1833171979
 52.7%61.1% 
Northeast
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Wagner0-07-138
Robert Morris0-06-4134
CCSU0-05-5151
Sacred Heart0-05-6274
St. Fran.-Pa.0-04-5155
LIU-Brooklyn0-04-7299
F. Dickinson0-03-6302
Mt St Marys0-03-7298
St. Fran.-NY0-02-8314
Bryant0-01-10253

Patriot League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Navy0-09-3136
Army West Point0-06-4221
Lehigh0-05-5249
Boston U.0-04-4172
Bucknell0-04-6128
Colgate0-04-6216
American0-03-6241
Holy Cross0-03-6296
Lafayette0-01-8337
Loyola-Md.0-01-8338
 
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