Scores

Final

Robert Morris 62

(4-5, 1-1 NEC)

Miami (FL) 70

(7-2, 4-1 home)

    1:00 PM ET, December 14, 2008

    BankUnited Center, Coral Gables, Florida

    1 2 T
    RMU 25 3762
    MIA 37 3370

    Top Performers

    Robert Morris: G. Wallace 13 Pts, 4 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

    Miami (FL): J. McClinton 24 Pts, 9 Reb, 4 Ast

    Four Hurricanes hit double figures in win over Robert Morris

    Associated Press

    CORAL GABLES, Fla. -- Jack McClinton scored a game-high 24 points to lead four Miami players in double figures as the Hurricanes beat Robert Morris 70-62 on Sunday.

    Dwayne Collins and James Dews scored 11 apiece, and Lance Hurdle chipped in 10 for the Hurricanes (7-2).

    Miami built a 12-point halftime lead, and withheld the Colonials' (4-5) second-half comeback.

    Robert Morris outscored Miami 12-4 in the first 2:52 of the second half and reduced the Hurricanes' lead to 41-37. Jimmy Langhurst's 3-pointer with 6:04 left got the Colonials to within 57-55.

    Miami responded with seven unanswered points in the next 3:33 and withstood the Robert Morris comeback. Jimmy Graham's basket off a missed shot with 2:31 left capped the run and gave the Hurricanes a 64-55 lead.

    Langhurst and Gary Wallace each scored 13 points to lead Robert Morris.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    RMU
    MIA
    Points 62 70
    FG Made-Attempted 24-58 (.414) 22-53 (.415)
    3P Made-Attempted 9-27 (.333) 6-19 (.316)
    FT Made-Attempted 5-9 (.556) 20-31 (.645)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 26 (0/0) 9 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 4 14

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