Scores

Final

Robert Morris 69

(17-9, 12-1 NEC)

Cent Conn St 60

(9-15, 6-7 NEC)

    8:00 PM ET, February 11, 2010

    William H. Detrick Gymnasium, New Britain, Connecticut

    1 2 T
    RMU 37 3269
    CCSU 32 2860

    Top Performers

    Robert Morris: K. Abraham 16 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Central Connecticut State: S. Thompson 16 Pts, 4 Reb, 7 Ast, 1 Stl

    Robert Morris 69, Cent. Connecticut St. 60

    Associated Press

    NEW BRITAIN, Conn. -- Karon Abraham scored 16 points and Rob Robinson added 14 points to lead Robert Morris to a 69-60 victory over Central Connecticut State on Thursday night.

    Robert Morris (17-9, 12-1 Northeast Conference) opened the second half on a 12-4 run to pull away from Central Connecticut State (9-15, 6-7), which had won four straight.

    The Colonials took advantage of two scoring droughts for its 10th win in its past 11 games.

    The Blue Devils went without a field goal for 9:30 in the first half as a two-point lead turned into a 12-point deficit.

    In the second half, the Blue Devils went scoreless for nearly 7 minutes as Robert Morris built a 55-38 lead.

    The Colonials shot 58.3 percent from the field (14-for-24) in the first half and finished at 50 percent (26 of 52).

    Shemik Thompson scored 16 points and Markeys Deans and Joe Efese added 14 points each for the Blue Devils.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    RMU
    CCSU
    Points 69 60
    FG Made-Attempted 26-52 (.500) 20-52 (.385)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-12 (.500) 5-21 (.238)
    FT Made-Attempted 11-20 (.550) 15-24 (.625)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 15 4

    2009-10 Season

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