Scores

Final

Sacred Heart 76

(15-13, 12-6 NEC)

St Francis (NY) 73

(10-18, 7-10 NEC)

    7:00 PM ET, February 26, 2009

    Peter Aquilone Court, Brooklyn, New York

    1 2 T
    SHU 36 4076
    SFNY 45 2873

    Top Performers

    Sacred Heart: J. Henley 19 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Blk

    St. Francis (NY): R. Cadell 33 Pts, 2 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl

    Sacred Heart 76, St. Francis, NY 73

    Associated Press

    EDS: APNewsNow. Sacred Heart 76, St. Francis, N.Y. 73.

    NEW YORK -- Joey Henley scored 19 points and Ryan Litke had 15 to lead five Sacred Heart players in double figures and the Pioneers beat St. Francis, N.Y. 76-73 on Thursday night.

    Ricky Cadell had a career-high 33 points for the Terriers (10-18, 7-10), who still qualified for the Northeast Conference's tournament. The top eight finishers in the 12-team league play in the tournament and St. Francis, which has one game remaining, can finish no worse than seventh.

    St. Francis, which led 45-36 at halftime, took a 60-48 lead with 13:06 to go on a three-point play by Cadell.

    The Pioneers (15-13, 12-6) then went on a 20-5 run that was capped by a 3-pointer by Corey Hassan that gave Sacred Heart the lead for good, 68-65 with 3:13 to go.

    John Gooden had 12 points and 13 rebounds for the Terriers.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SHU
    SFNY
    Points 76 73
    FG Made-Attempted 28-52 (.538) 24-55 (.436)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-19 (.421) 12-30 (.400)
    FT Made-Attempted 12-17 (.706) 13-22 (.591)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 4 9

    2008-09 Season

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