Scores

Final

Monmouth 44

(3-11, 0-2 NEC)

Robert Morris 59

(9-5, 1-1 NEC)

    7:00 PM ET, January 3, 2008

    Charles L. Sewall Center, Moon Township, Pennsylvania

    1 2 T
    MONM 25 1944
    RMU 29 3059

    Top Performers

    Monmouth: J. Youngblood 18 Pts, 3 Reb, 2 Ast, 4 Stl, 1 Blk

    Robert Morris: J. Chappell 16 Pts, 3 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl

    Robert Morris 59, Monmouth, N.J. 44

    Associated Press

    CORAOPOLIS, Pa. (AP) -- Jeremy Chappell scored 16 points and three other Robert Morris players were in double figures as the Colonials beat Monmouth, N.J., 59-44 on Thursday.

    Tony Lee had 12 points and six assists for Robert Morris (9-5, 1-1 North East Conference), while A.J. Jackson and Bateko Francisco each contributed 10 points.

    Monmouth (3-11, 0-2) jumped out to a 13-5 lead as the Hawks converted five of their first six field goals. Robert Morris tied it at 19-19 with 6:40 left in the half and held a 29-25 lead at the break.

    Trailing by four points in the second half, the Colonials went on a 24-3 run to lead 55-38 with 6:39 left in the game.

    Jhamar Youngblood had 18 points, including four of seven three-pointers, to lead Monmouth. Whitney Coleman added 10 points for the Hawks.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    MONM
    RMU
    Points 44 59
    FG Made-Attempted 17-53 (.321) 21-45 (.467)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-23 (.348) 5-13 (.385)
    FT Made-Attempted 2-2 (1.000) 12-12 (1.000)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 13 (0/0) 7 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 8 15

    2007-08 Season

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