Central Connecticut State vs Quinnipiac

Quinnipiac 85, CCSU 78

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HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) - Ike Azotam posted a double-double and Shaq Shannon came off the bench to hit six 3-pointers in Quinnipiac's 85-78 win over Central Connecticut State on Thursday night in a Northeastern Conference matchup.

Azotam finished with 13 points and 17 rebounds, one short of his career-high, Shannon had 18 points, Zaid Hearst recorded his fifth straight game in double figures with 17 points, and Jamee Jackson chipped in 14.

Quinnipiac (7-12, 3-4) held a 51-31 rebounding edge, its second largest margin of the season, and has now outrebounded opponents in 20 straight games dating back to last season.

Kyle Vinales paced Central Connecticut State (7-11, 3-4) with 32 points and Matt Hunter had 13 but the Blue Devils got just 18 points off the bench and let Quinnipiac pull down 17 offensive boards.

The Bobcats scored 15 second-chance points, 38 points in the paint and got 31 points off the bench.

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Central Connecticut State (7-11)393978
Quinnipiac (7-12) «404585

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Central Connecticut State Blue Devils
A. Burbage, F331-63-51055
B. Peel, F60-20-00000
M. Hunter, G405-131-342113
M. McMillan, G364-60-163310
K. Vinales, G3412-207-914232
T. Allen263-101-29058
J. Efese255-70-240210
G. Andrade00-00-00000
A. Hurd00-00-00000
Totals 30-6412-223191878
 46.9%54.5% 
Quinnipiac Bobcats
I. Azotam, F324-105-6171213
J. Jackson, F305-104-880214
D. Johnson, G301-52-23834
Z. Hearst, G277-162-311217
E. Conti, G132-32-22246
S. Shannon266-100-054118
O. Drame172-30-03014
K. Ray143-60-03337
G. Young60-10-01000
J. Ford, Jr.51-20-10002
Totals 31-6615-2251191885
 47%68.2% 
Northeast
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Wagner0-07-138
Robert Morris0-06-4134
CCSU0-05-5151
Sacred Heart0-05-6274
St. Fran.-Pa.0-04-5155
LIU-Brooklyn0-04-7299
F. Dickinson0-03-6302
Mt St Marys0-03-7298
St. Fran.-NY0-02-8314
Bryant0-01-10253

MAAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Iona0-05-4124
Rider0-05-5175
Fairfield0-04-5188
Manhattan0-04-5275
St. Peters0-04-5269
Canisius0-04-6294
Niagara0-04-6215
Quinnipiac0-03-7332
Monmouth0-03-8121
Marist0-02-8319
Siena0-02-8231
 
Other games
PUR 53 Final
MICH 68
TENN 56 Final
MISS 62
VCU 74 Final
RICH 86
UCLA 84 Final
ARIZ 73
BYU 63 Final
GONZ 83