Scores

Final

Navy 59

(9-12, 3-3 Patriot)

American U 69

(6-15, 3-3 Patriot)

    7:30 PM ET, January 27, 2010

    Bender Arena, Washington, District of Columbia

    1 2 T
    NAVY 23 3659
    AMER 30 3969

    Top Performers

    Navy: C. Harris 21 Pts, 2 Stl

    American: V. Moldoveanu 37 Pts, 9 Reb, 1 Ast

    American U. 69, Navy 59

    Associated Press

    WASHINGTON -- Vlad Moldoveanu scored a career-high 37 points and grabbed nine rebounds to lead American University to a 69-59 victory over Navy on Wednesday night.

    The Eagles (6-15, 3-3 Patriot League) have won consecutive games for the first time this season.

    Moldoveanu hit 10 of 17 field goals and 14 of 15 free throws. Stephen Lumpkins had 14 points for the Eagles, who never trailed after halftime to remain undefeated at in conference play.

    Chris Harris scored 21 points for Navy (9-12, 3-3), which cut the lead to a point three times after trailing 30-23 at halftime.

    On the last two occasions, Moldoveanu answered by hitting a pair of foul shots one possession and inside leaner the next. He later sank a 3-pointer from the right corner to stretch it to 57-48 and cap an 11-3 run. American led by at least six the rest of the way.

    Jordan Sugars added 11 points for Navy.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    NAVY
    AMER
    Points 59 69
    FG Made-Attempted 20-52 (.385) 24-45 (.533)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-19 (.211) 4-10 (.400)
    FT Made-Attempted 15-23 (.652) 17-20 (.850)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 10

    2009-10 Season

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