Scores

Final

St Francis (PA) 76

(11-18, 9-9 NEC)

Wagner 81

(5-26, 3-15 NEC)

    7:00 PM ET, February 27, 2010

    Spiro Sports Center, Staten Island, New York

    1 2 T
    SFU 34 4276
    WAG 53 2881

    Top Performers

    St. Francis U: D. Sweetney 18 Pts, 10 Reb, 3 Ast, 3 Stl

    Wagner: J. Thompson 23 Pts, 5 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Wagner 81, St. Francis, Pa. 76

    Associated Press

    NEW YORK -- Josh Thompson scored a career-high 23 points and Wagner defeated St. Francis (Pa.) 81-76 on Saturday night.

    The freshman had 19 points in the first half as the Seahawks (5-26, 3-15 Northeast Conference) led 53-34 at halftime.

    Wagner shot 63 percent before halftime (17 of 27), including going 8 of 10 from 3-point range, to set a season high for first-half points.

    Wagner opened the second half on an 11-6 run to lead 64-40 on Tyler Murray's two free throws with 14:43 left. The 24-point lead was the largest margin for the Seahawks this season. The previous high was 13 against Jackson State on Dec. 22 and Fairleigh Dickinson on Feb. 11.

    Wagner also had season highs in assists (20), free throws made (23) and 3-point field goal percentage (62.5).

    Chris Martin added 21 points for Wagner.

    Devin Sweetney paced the Red Flash (11-18, 9-9) with 18 points and 10 rebounds.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SFU
    WAG
    Points 76 81
    FG Made-Attempted 23-59 (.390) 24-48 (.500)
    3P Made-Attempted 9-24 (.375) 10-16 (.625)
    FT Made-Attempted 21-25 (.840) 23-30 (.767)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 26

    2009-10 Season

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