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Quinnipiac 83, Bryant 72

HAMDEN, Conn. -- Jamee Jackson scored a career-high 21 points and James Johnson added 17 as Quinnipiac cruised to an 83-72 win over Bryant on Saturday, snapping a three-game losing streak.

The Bobcats (3-4, 1-1 Northeast Conference) outrebounded the Bulldogs 45-25 and made 19 of 32 free throws compared to just 6 of 11 for Bryant.

Quinnipiac jumped out to an 18-7 lead and went into halftime ahead 47-33. The Bobcats maintained a cushion of at least 11 points in the second half despite the Bulldogs' greater success from beyond the arc.

Bryant made 6 of 13 3-pointers after the break to finish 12 of 23, while Quinnipiac was 1 of 7 in the second half and 6 of 16 for the game from long range.

Ike Azotam and Dave Johnson added 11 points apiece for the Bobcats.

Corey Maynard scored 18 points on 6 of 10 3-pointers to lead Bryant (1-7, 0-2).