PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- David Devezin led a balanced scoring attack with 18 points as Marist defeated Robert Morris 72-55 Saturday in a Garden State Challenge tournament game.
Ryan Schneider added 16 points for the Red Foxes (1-2), while R.J. Hall (14) and Dejuan Goodwin (11) also scored in double figures. Schneider also had a game-high nine rebounds.Marist led by only 33-31 at intermission, but pulled away by shooting 52 percent in the second half while holding the Colonials (1-3) to just 24 points on 28 percent shooting.Marist was hot from 3-point range, hitting 10-of-18 attempts, including 4-of-8 by Schneider and 3-of-4 by Goodwin. Robert Morris hit only 3-of-14 3-point tries.Jeremy Chappell led the Colonials with 13 points. Mezie Nwigwe added 12.