Fairleigh Dickinson vs Mount St. Mary's

Fairleigh Dickinson 72, Mount St. Mary's 65

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EMMITSBURG, Md. (AP) - Melquan Bolding scored a game-high 19 points, and Kinu Rochford added 12 points and 10 rebounds as Fairleigh Dickinson beat Mount St. Mary's 72-65 Thursday night in the Northeast Conference opener for both teams.

Lonnie Robinson also cracked double figures for Fairleigh Dickinson (6-7) with 10 points.

Bolding scored 14 points in the first half, and the Knights shot 70 percent (16 for 23) for the period.

Mount St. Mary's shot 34.4 percent (11 for 32) as they trailed at halftime 39-22.

Trailing 61-49 with 3:23 left in the game, Mount St. Mary's (5-7) went on a 14-7 run with Rashad Whack's 3-pointer cutting the lead to five, 68-63, with 33 seconds left to play. But Mustafa Jones made four consecutive free throws to close out the Mountaineers.

The Knights made 15 more free throws than the Mountaineers.

Kristijan Krajina led Mount St. Mary's with 16 points.

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Scoreboard
Fairleigh Dickinson (6-7) «393372
Mount St. Mary's (5-7)224365

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Fairleigh Dickinson Knights
L. Robinson, F374-71-112110
K. Rochford, F275-112-3103312
M. Bolding, G396-94-571019
M. Jones, G320-28-86108
S. Sanders Jr., G272-41-22325
S. Harris154-80-01018
X. Harris134-40-03018
M. Seilund101-20-01022
Totals 26-4716-1933101072
 55.3%84.2% 
Mount St. Mary's Mountaineers
K. Krajina, F278-100-221316
T. Danaher, F174-80-22108
R. Whack, G304-110-063110
J. Castellanos, G281-40-03302
J. Norfleet, G283-90-01236
S. Prescott253-121-17338
K. Parker131-40-01013
R. Barber124-70-06008
S. Wiggins122-50-01034
X. Owens80-20-02010
Totals 30-721-534131565
 41.7%20% 
Northeast
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Wagner6-213-6142
Robert Morris6-212-9146
St. Fran.-Pa.5-311-8147
St. Fran.-NY5-38-12285
CCSU4-411-10240
Mt St Marys4-410-11259
LIU-Brooklyn4-49-12280
F. Dickinson3-56-13284
Sacred Heart2-67-14332
Bryant1-72-19328
 
Other games
MICH 94 Final
NW 66
COLO 83 Final
ARIZ 92
GONZ 78 Final
PEP 62