Maine vs Northeastern

Maine 76, Northeastern 73

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BOSTON (AP) - Justin Edwards scored 29 points on 11-of-12 shooting to help Maine beat Northeastern on Wednesday night 76-73 in nonconference action.

Edwards scored 18 points in the second half to help Maine (2-4) overcome a 40-35 halftime deficit.

After John Mesghna's 3-pointer with 11:19 remaining tied the game at 57, Maine outscored Northeastern (4-3) 13-4 to take a 72-61 lead with under four minutes to play.

After the Huskies cut the deficit to one with 45 seconds left, Northeastern's Demetrius Pollard missed a potential game-tying free throw.

Two free throws by Edwards extended the lead to three, 76-73, and Northeastern's Quincy Ford missed a three at the buzzer to seal the victory for Maine.

Alasdair Fraser added 20 points for Maine.

Joel Smith scored 19 points to lead Northeastern, and Reggie Spencer chipped in with 16 points and 13 rebounds.

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Scoreboard
Maine (2-4) «354176
Northeastern (4-3)403373

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Maine Black Bears
A. Fraser, F378-134-540520
M. Allison, F-C240-01-24051
J. Mesghna, F243-50-16259
J. Edwards, G3611-127-1052230
X. Pollard, G344-70-04738
K. Cato, F131-40-13012
L. Cooper, Jr., G90-10-01010
J. McAllian, G90-10-01030
Z. Valjarevic, F72-60-00006
T. Gloger, F40-00-01000
S. Micovic, F30-00-00000
Total 29-4912-1935112576
 59.2%63.2% 
Northeastern Huskies
R. Spencer, F357-82-6102316
Q. Ford, G-F283-97-880214
Z. Stahl, G151-60-01232
J. Smith, G398-171-143219
M. Banegas-Flores, G150-30-02100
D. Walker, G270-35-51105
D. Pollard, G224-73-511212
D. Marshavelski, F-C92-61-22015
C. Avenant, G-F70-10-10110
D. Peck, G30-10-00000
Total 25-6119-2832111473
 41.0%67.9% 
America East
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Vermont16-029-646
Stony Brook12-418-14177
New Hamp.10-620-12127
Albany10-621-14129
UMBC9-721-13165
UMass Lowell5-1111-20309
Hartford4-129-23327
Binghamton3-1312-20312
Maine3-137-25323

Colonial Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UNC-Wilm.15-329-627
Charleston14-425-1062
Towson11-720-1392
Elon10-818-14160
Will. & Mary10-817-14110
Northeastern8-1015-16134
Hofstra7-1115-17196
J. Madison7-1110-23256
Delaware5-1313-20234
Drexel3-159-23308
 
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