Scores

Final

Northeastern 70

(6-2, 2-0 CAA)

Providence 92

(4-4, 3-2 home)

    7:30 PM ET, December 20, 2005

    Dunkin Donuts Center, Providence, Rhode Island

    1 2 T
    NE 39 3170
    PROV 36 5692

    Top Performers

    Northeastern: S. James 14 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast, 7 Blk

    Providence: R. Hanke 34 Pts, 12 Reb, 1 Ast

    Providence 92, Northeastern 70

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- Randall Hanke scored a career-high 34 points and Providence scored 31 consecutive points in a run that began late in the first half as the Friars defeated Northeastern, 92-70 on Tuesday night.

    Northeastern (6-2) led 39-28 with 3:10 remaining in the first half, but Providence (4-4) scored the final eight points before the break and went into halftime trailing 39-36.

    The Friars scored the first 23 points of the second half before Northeastern finally got on the board on Janon Cole's three-point play with 12:41 left in the game. The Huskies scoreless drought lasted 10:29.

    Hanke added 12 rebounds for the Friars. Donnie McGrath added 16 points and became the 37th players in school history to surpass the 1,000-point barrier.

    Jose Juan Barea finished with 18 points to lead the Huskies.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    NE
    PROV
    Points 70 92
    FG Made-Attempted 25-73 (.342) 38-75 (.507)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-34 (.235) 4-16 (.250)
    FT Made-Attempted 12-17 (.706) 12-20 (.600)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 14 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 8 22

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