Howard vs William & Mary

William &, Mary 78, Howard 69

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WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) - Brandon Britt marked career highs with 13 free throws and 26 points as William & Mary topped Howard 78-69 in a nonconference contest Thursday night.

Britt went to the foul line a career-high 15 times and is averaging 8.1 free-throw attempts per game this year after going to the line 3.6 times per contest last year. He'd made only 59.6 percent (28 of 47) of those foul shots entering Thursday.

The Tribe (5-3) shot 90.3 percent (28 of 31) from the foul line Thursday.

Marcus Thornton and Tim Rusthoven added 13 points each and Rustoven seven rebounds for William & Mary.

Calvin Thompson led Howard (2-8) with a season-high 24 points on 11-of-26 shooting.

William & Mary led 38-30 at halftime. After Thompson's three-point play cut the deficit to 44-41 with 16:14 left, the Tribe went on an 8-2 run, and Howard never pulled closer than six points.

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Scoreboard
Howard (2-8)303969
William & Mary (5-3) «384078

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Howard Bison
M. Phillips, F389-162-250420
P. Okoroh, F355-100-081311
A. Leary, C301-74-48056
C. Thompson, G3711-261-162224
S. Frazier, G362-100-01844
B. Ford70-11-22001
T. Boyomo60-00-00000
A. Dickerson61-20-01023
T. Lee50-00-00000
Totals 29-728-931112069
 40.3%88.9% 
William & Mary Tribe
K. Gaillard, F295-70-041411
T. Rusthoven, F295-113-371213
M. Thornton, G325-122-232013
B. Britt, G296-1013-1532226
M. Rum, G281-15-53218
T. Tarpey271-43-412405
F. Heldring130-22-21022
A. Pavloff60-10-01010
J. Boatner50-00-00010
S. Sheldon20-00-00000
Totals 23-4828-3139121378
 47.9%90.3% 
MEAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
N.C. A&T0-05-4136
Beth.-Cook.0-05-6312
Morgan St.0-04-6163
N.C. Central0-05-8314
Hampton0-04-7308
Md.-E. Shore0-03-8207
S.C. State0-03-9321
Savannah St.0-03-9216
Delaware St.0-02-9348
Howard0-02-10338
Norfolk St.0-01-9298
Florida A&M0-01-12291
Coppin St.0-00-11311

Colonial Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Towson0-010-129
Charleston0-07-2185
Hofstra0-07-3104
Will. & Mary0-06-3114
Elon0-06-4121
Northeastern0-06-4138
Drexel0-05-5203
Delaware0-04-6270
J. Madison0-03-8347
UNC-Wilm.0-02-6263
 
Other games
LROCK 53 Final
CINCY 87
CREI 64 Final
NEB 42
LBSU 53 Final
SYR 84
UCSB 70 Final
SDSU 84