Scores

Final

Robert Morris 57

(19-9, 13-2 NEC)

Monmouth 60

(7-21, 5-10 NEC)

    7:00 PM ET, February 19, 2009

    1 2 T
    RMU 30 2757
    MONM 23 3760

    Top Performers

    Robert Morris: J. Chappell 15 Pts, 10 Reb, 2 Ast, 3 Blk

    Monmouth: W. Campbell 23 Pts, 3 Reb, 2 Stl

    Monmouth, N.J. 60, Robert Morris 57

    Associated Press

    WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. -- Will Campbell's jumper with 1:27 to play broke a 57-57 tie and propelled Monmouth to a 60-57 win over Robert Morris Thursday night.

    The Hawks (7-21, 5-10 Northeast Conference) trailed by as many as 12 points in the second half before a Travis Taylor dunk ignited an 18-0 run that gave them a 47-41 lead. Campbell accounted for 10 points during the run.

    Robert Morris (19-9, 13-2 NEC) battled back to tie the game at 52-52 on a three-point play by Jeremy Chappell with 4:37 to play. The teams then matched 5-0 runs, setting the stage for Campbell's decisive shot.

    Campbell led Monmouth with a game-high 23 points. Taylor added 18 for the Hawks.

    Chappell scored 15 points and had a game-high 10 rebounds to lead the Colonials.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    RMU
    MONM
    Points 57 60
    FG Made-Attempted 19-51 (.373) 22-51 (.431)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-19 (.263) 2-9 (.222)
    FT Made-Attempted 14-22 (.636) 14-22 (.636)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 10 5

    2008-09 Season

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    Jan 31, 2009 @RMU 75, MONM 62Recap
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