Central Connecticut State vs St. Peter's

St. Peter's 64, CCSU 61

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JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) - Desi Washington scored 13 of his 23 points in the second half as Saint Peter's overcame a 32-24 halftime deficit to beat Central Connecticut State 64-61 Monday night in a nonconference contest.

The Peacocks (2-0) opened the second half by closing the lead to 34-31, and after allowing the Blue Devils (0-2) to rebuild the advantage to double digits, charged back with an 11-0 run to take a 48-47 lead on Washington's jumper with 8:19 to play.

The game was tied 55-55 with 90 seconds left, then an Yvon Raymond layup and a Washington 3-pointer sparked an 8-3 run that left the Peacocks up 63-58 with 16 seconds left.

Central Connecticut State shot 46.7 percent (14 of 30) in the first half, but just 28 percent (7 of 25) in the second.

Freshman Kyle Vinales turned in a season-best 24 points.

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Scoreboard
Central Connecticut State (0-2)322961
St. Peter's (2-0) «244064

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Central Connecticut State Blue Devils
J. Efese, F273-62-24138
A. Burbage, F180-40-01130
M. McMillan, G401-70-02333
K. Vinales, G407-178-932224
M. Hunter, G343-113-57349
B. Peel222-32-36036
T. Allen195-70-032111
Totals 21-5515-1927121961
 38.2%78.9% 
St. Peter's Peacocks
B. Ffrench, F362-80-07714
D. Conley, F333-81-27137
P. Jackson, F251-70-33102
D. Washington, G389-142-471223
Y. Raymond, G266-83-673416
E. Desport130-10-00130
C. Burke121-40-03212
M. Tucker105-60-030210
C. Prescott40-00-00000
C. Patterson30-00-00000
Totals 27-566-1539161664
 48.2%40% 
Northeast
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Mt St Marys14-420-16150
LIU-Brooklyn13-520-12224
Wagner11-716-14245
St. Fran.-Pa.11-717-17257
Robert Morris9-914-19240
Bryant9-912-20286
F. Dickinson9-911-19273
Sacred Heart8-1013-19304
CCSU4-146-23344
St. Fran.-NY2-164-27348

MAAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Monmouth18-227-749
St. Peters14-623-13130
Iona12-822-1388
Siena12-817-17126
Fairfield11-916-15180
Rider10-1018-15197
Canisius10-1018-16167
Quinnipiac7-1310-21272
Niagara6-1410-23275
Manhattan5-1510-22263
Marist5-158-24276
 
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BUF 68 Final
FSU 95
NDST 61 Final
IND 87
MONM 57 Final
ND 84
NFLA 66 Final
MEMP 81
IUPU 54 Final
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NAU 54 Final
UNLV 92
WVU 50 Final
GONZ 84