Robert Morris vs Central Connecticut State

CCSU 68, Robert Morris 53


NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) - Three players scored 63 of Central Connecticut State's 68 points in the Blue Devils' 68-63 victory over Robert Morris on Saturday in Northeast Conference action.

Robby Ptacek scored 24 points, 14 in the first half as CCSU (7-7, 4-0) led 32-28 at halftime. Ken Horton finished with 21 points and 10 rebounds, and Kyle Vinales scored 18 points as CCSU outscored Robert Morris (12-5, 3-1) 36-25 in the second half.

In the first half, CCSU hit 12 of 21 shots from the floor, including 4 for 8 on 3-pointers. The Colonials, meanwhile, were just 10 of 29 (34.5 percent) and made just one of five 3-pointers.

Russell Johnson scored 13 points to pace Robert Morris, which made 20 of 66 from the field and just 2 of 15 treys. CCSU was 22 of 46 from the floor, 8 of 18 beyond the arc. Ptacek sank five 3-pointers, Vinales three.

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R. Johnson, F355-92-270413
L. Bridges, F232-20-13114
M. McFadden, F233-50-03146
C. Williams, G282-102-22116
V. Jones, G251-122-24254
A. Myers281-72-38304
L. Jones264-142-2110211
L. Thompson122-71-23025
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Central Connecticut State Blue Devils
K. Horton, F376-119-11101221
J. Efese, F120-11-24031
K. Vinales, G406-153-405018
R. Ptacek, G368-163-452224
M. McMillan, G321-10-02522
D. Simmons171-20-03112
T. Allen110-00-00020
D. Speech70-00-01040
S. Mickell50-00-02000
A. Burbage30-00-01000
Totals 22-4616-2132141668
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