Scores

Final

St Francis (PA) 75

(2-6, 1-0 NEC)

Robert Morris 66

(5-4, 0-1 NEC)

    7:00 PM ET, December 8, 2007

    Charles L. Sewall Center, Moon Township, Pennsylvania

    1 2 T
    SFU 35 4075
    RMU 31 3566

    Top Performers

    St. Francis U: D. Sweetney 19 Pts, 3 Reb, 6 Stl

    Robert Morris: T. Lee 17 Pts, 9 Reb, 6 Ast, 1 Stl

    St. Francis, Pa. 75, Robert Morris 66

    Associated Press

    CORAOPOLIS, Pa. (AP) -- Devin Sweetney scored 19 points, including 13-for-14 from the free throw line, to lead Saint Francis, Pa. to a 75-66 victory over Robert Morris on Saturday.

    Chris Berry scored 15 points and Cale Nelson added 10 for Saint Francis (2-6, 1-0 Northeast Conference) in a game that featured a dozen lead changes.

    Tony Lee scored 17 points for Robert Morris (5-4, O-1) while Bateko Francisco scored 16, Mezie Nwigwe had 11 and A.J. Jackson added 10.

    Robert Morris took a 64-63 lead after a layup from senior forward A.J. Jackson with 3:13 to play. But Nelson hit a pair of free throws to give Saint Francis the lead for good with 3:02 remaining as the Red Flash went on a 12-2 run to end the game.

    Saint Francis ended the first half with a 12-7 run to take a 35-31 lead at the break. The Red Flash went on a 9-2 run to start the second half and took a 44-33 lead with 17:21 to play. But Robert Morris went on a 13-2 run to take a 47-46 lead on Lee's layup with 12:22 remaining.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SFU
    RMU
    Points 75 66
    FG Made-Attempted 20-54 (.370) 23-51 (.451)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-21 (.333) 5-20 (.250)
    FT Made-Attempted 28-34 (.824) 15-22 (.682)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 27 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 10 1

    2007-08 Season

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