Scores

Final

N.J.I.T. 57

(9-18, 1-13 away)

Utah Valley 65

(12-16, 5-7 WAC)

    9:05 PM ET, March 4, 2010

    UCCU Events Center, Orem, Utah

    1 2 T
    NJIT 18 3957
    UVU 25 4065

    Top Performers

    N.J.I.T.: J. Wilson 26 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast

    Utah Valley: K. Woods II 12 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Blk

    Utah Valley St. 65, N.J. Tech 57

    Associated Press

    OREM, Utah -- Jordan Swarbrick scored 13 points, including 8 of 10 from the free throw line, to lead Utah Valley to a 65-57 victory over NJIT on Thursday night.

    Kevin Woods added 12 points and Shawn Deadwiler 10 for the Wolverines (12-16, 5-7 Great West Conference), who led 25-18 at halftime.

    Jheryl Wilson went 9-for-13 from the floor and made all seven free throws in scoring 26 points for the Highlanders (9-18, 4-6). Chris Flores added 10 points.

    Aaron England's basket with 4:02 left in the first half put the Wolverines ahead 19-18, and they never relinquished the lead.

    Deadwiler gave Utah Valley its biggest lead with a 3-pointer that made it 47-27 with 9:28 remaining. NJIT did not get closer than seven points the rest of the way.

    The Wolverines are now 7-1 all-time against the Highlanders. However, NJIT won the first meeting between the teams Jan. 30 in Newark.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    NJIT
    UVU
    Points 57 65
    FG Made-Attempted 21-51 (.412) 21-49 (.429)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-17 (.294) 2-8 (.250)
    FT Made-Attempted 10-13 (.769) 21-27 (.778)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 15 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 4 18

    2009-10 Season

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