Sacred Heart vs Robert Morris

Robert Morris 66, Sacred Heart 62


MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) - Lucky Jones and Mike McFadden scored 15 points apiece to lead Robert Morris past Sacred Heart 66-62 Thursday night in a Northeast Conference game.

Russell Johnson and Coron Williams added 10 points each to help the Colonials (11-7, 3-2) win their third straight game.

Trailing 37-36 with 14:07 left to play, Robert Morris scored 13 unanswered points, capped by McFadden's layup to go ahead 49-37 with 9:04 remaining.

Shane Gibson's layup with 1:27 left cut Robert Morris' lead to three, 62-59, but the Colonials made four free throws in the final minute while the Pioneers converted just one field goal to seal the victory.

Robert Morris shot just 34.6 percent (9 of 26) in the second half but made 18 free throws in the period compared to Sacred Heart's 11.

Gibson led the Pioneers (5-11, 3-2) with 27 points and six rebounds.

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Sacred Heart Pioneers
L. Montes, G-F261-94-46346
N. Greenbacker, F-C253-50-05036
S. Gibson, G368-137-863327
P. Gaetano, G350-00-001020
S. Glowiak, G343-80-04029
D. Tate, F225-72-230312
M. Abdel Latif, F120-00-02010
T. Falzon, F101-20-02002
Total 21-4413-1430161862
Robert Morris Colonials
L. Jones, G-F333-89-922115
R. Johnson, F323-112-632210
M. McFadden, F296-93-360215
C. Williams, G323-114-442210
A. Myers-Pate, G313-80-03627
S. Hawkins, F231-31-26003
D. Appolon, G202-51-21046
Total 21-5520-2629121366
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Mt St Marys14-420-16150
St. Fran.-Pa.11-717-17257
Robert Morris9-914-19240
F. Dickinson9-911-19273
Sacred Heart8-1013-19304
St. Fran.-NY2-164-27348
Other games
MICH 83 Final
FLA 68 Final
NW 68 Final
ILL 54
GT 57 Final
ORST 64 Final
STJOE 86 Final
VCU 92
GONZ 71 Final
ORE 76 Final
USC 74