Scores

Final

Maine 74

(6-5, 3-3 away)

Penn State 64

(7-4, 7-2 home)

    5:00 PM ET, December 21, 2010

    Bryce Jordan Center, University Park, Pennsylvania

    1 2 T
    MAINE 31 4374
    PSU 24 4064

    Top Performers

    Maine: M. Burnatowski 20 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Stl

    Penn State: T. Battle 26 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Maine 74, Penn St. 64

    Associated Press

    UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Murphy Burnatowski scored 20 points and Terrance Mitchell added 17 as Maine beat Penn State 74-64 on Tuesday.

    The Bears (6-5), who won their fourth straight game, led by double digits for the majority of the final 10 minutes and by as many as 15 points. Maine shot 53 percent (20 of 38) from the field. Penn State got to within seven points on three different occasions in the final four minutes but could get no closer.

    The Nittany Lions shot 39 percent (20 of 57) from the field and made only 7 of 23 3-point attempts (30.4 percent).

    The Nittany Lions (7-4) got 26 points from Talor Battle and 18 from David Jackson but will head into Big Ten play having dropped two straight games. No other Penn State player had more than six points.

    Maine, paced by 14 first-half points from Burnatowski, led 31-24 at halftime.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    MAINE
    PSU
    Points 74 64
    FG Made-Attempted 20-38 (.526) 22-57 (.386)
    3P Made-Attempted 11-19 (.579) 7-23 (.304)
    FT Made-Attempted 23-35 (.657) 13-18 (.722)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 26 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 15 3

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