Scores

Final

Marist 72

(1-2, 0-1 away)

Robert Morris 55

(1-3, 1-0 home)

    6:00 PM ET, November 22, 2008

    Louis Brown Athletic Center, Piscataway, New Jersey

    1 2 T
    MRST 33 3972
    RMU 31 2455

    Top Performers

    Marist: D. Devezin 18 Pts, 3 Reb, 3 Ast, 3 Stl

    Robert Morris: G. Wallace 8 Pts, 3 Reb, 3 Ast, 4 Stl, 3 Blk

    Marist 72, Robert Morris 55

    Associated Press

    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.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    MRST
    RMU
    Points 72 55
    FG Made-Attempted 24-48 (.500) 21-57 (.368)
    3P Made-Attempted 10-18 (.556) 3-14 (.214)
    FT Made-Attempted 14-18 (.778) 10-15 (.667)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 22 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 21 7

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