Scores

Final OT

Canisius 72

(11-14, 6-8 MAAC)

St. Peter's 73

(14-10, 9-5 MAAC)

    12:00 PM ET, February 7, 2010

    Yanitelli Center, Jersey City, New Jersey

    1 2 OT T
    CAN 24 38 1072
    SPU 31 31 1173

    Top Performers

    Canisius: F. Turner 23 Pts, 11 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl

    St. Peter's: W. Jenkins 25 Pts, 10 Reb, 4 Ast, 2 Stl

    St. Peter's 73, Canisius 72

    Associated Press

    JERSEY CITY, N.J. -- Wesley Jenkins had 25 points and 10 rebounds as Saint Peter's defeated Canisius 73-72 in overtime on Sunday.

    Jenkins also hit a free throw to give the Peacocks (14-10, 9-5 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) a 73-70 lead with 11 seconds left in OT and help them win for the second time in three games.

    Saint Peter's took a 66-65 lead on Yvon Raymond's layup and then increased it to 69-65 on Jenkins' 3 with 3:11 left in OT. Tomas Vazquez-Simmons' 3 cut the deficit to 69-68, but the Peacocks' Nick Leon came back with a 3 for a 72-68 lead with 1:56 left.

    Jenkins and Leon, who scored 16 points, each hit four 3-pointers as Saint Peter's finished 11-for-24 from beyond the arc (45.8 percent). Darius Conley had 11 points and 10 rebounds for the Peacocks.

    Frank Turner had 23 points and 11 rebounds for Canisius (11-14, 6-8). Vazquez-Simmons scored 16 and Julius Coles had 10 points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CAN
    SPU
    Points 72 73
    FG Made-Attempted 20-59 (.339) 25-65 (.385)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-27 (.296) 11-24 (.458)
    FT Made-Attempted 24-34 (.706) 12-28 (.429)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 22 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 2 10

    2009-10 Season

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