Scores

Final

Sacred Heart 79

(11-13, 8-6 NEC)

Robert Morris 85

(18-8, 12-1 NEC)

    8:00 PM ET, February 12, 2009

    Charles L. Sewall Center, Moon Township, Pennsylvania

    1 2 T
    SHU 32 4779
    RMU 34 5185

    Top Performers

    Sacred Heart: J. Henley 21 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Blk

    Robert Morris: J. Chappell 22 Pts, 9 Reb, 5 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    Robert Morris 85, Sacred Heart 79

    Associated Press

    MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- Jeremy Chappell had 22 points and nine rebounds, and Robert Morris broke open a close game in the second half, beating Sacred Heart 85-79 Thursday night.

    Chappell shot 8-for-14 overall and 4-for-8 from 3-point range, and Rob Robinson added 20 points and eight rebounds for Robert Morris (18-8, 12-1 Northeast Conference).

    Joey Henley scored 21 points, Ryan Litke added 18 and Chauncey Hardy 13 for Sacred Heart (11-13, 8-6), which trailed by 12 points with 3:54 remaining and never got closer than five points the rest of the way.

    Robert Morris' subs outscored their Sacred Heart counterparts 21-12, and the Colonials had a 12-3 scoring edge in second-chance points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SHU
    RMU
    Points 79 85
    FG Made-Attempted 27-53 (.509) 30-56 (.536)
    3P Made-Attempted 9-22 (.409) 7-15 (.467)
    FT Made-Attempted 16-23 (.696) 18-23 (.783)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 6

    2008-09 Season

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    Jan 10, 2009 RMU 72, @SHU 70Recap
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