Scores

Final

Cent Conn St 45

(4-8, 1-1 NEC)

Colgate 64

(3-10, 2-3 home)

7:00 PM ET, January 4, 2010

Cotterell Court, Hamilton, New York

1 2 T
CCSU 11 3445
COLG 19 4564

Top Performers

Central Connecticut State: S. Thompson 8 Pts, 5 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl

Colgate: K. Roemer 23 Pts, 9 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl

Colgate 64, Cent. Connecticut St. 45

Associated Press

HAMILTON, N.Y. -- Kyle Roemer scored 23 points to lead Colgate in an easy 64-45 win over Central Connecticut on Monday night.

Roemer shot 10-for-16 from the field and added nine rebounds for the Raiders (3-10). Yaw Gyawu had 17 points for Colgate, which has won three of their last four after starting the season 0-9. Ben Jonson chipped in with 12 points.

Holding a seven-point lead in the second half, Colgate went on a 10-0 run. A jumper from Gyawu gave the Raiders a 46-29 lead with 8 minutes remaining. Central Connecticut would get no closer than within 11 the rest of the way.

The Blue Devils (4-8) were paced by Robby Ptacek, who scored 16 points on 6 of 15 shooting.

Both teams shot poorly in the first half, resulting in a 19-11 halftime lead for Colgate. But the Raiders improved in the second period, shooting 76 percent from the floor (19-for-25).

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Team Stat Comparison

 
CCSU
COLG
Points 45 64
FG Made-Attempted 17-49 (.347) 27-56 (.482)
3P Made-Attempted 4-15 (.267) 4-10 (.400)
FT Made-Attempted 7-9 (.778) 6-11 (.545)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 12 (0/0) 14 (0/0)
Largest Lead 2 19

2009-10 Season

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