Scores

Final

Hampton 54

(4-8, 1-1 MEAC)

Robert Morris 64

(9-3, 2-0 NEC)

    7:00 PM ET, December 20, 2011

    Charles L. Sewall Center, Moon Township, Pennsylvania

    1 2 T
    HAMP 28 2654
    RMU 31 3364

    Top Performers

    Hampton: D. Bruce 16 Pts, 13 Reb, 3 Blk

    Robert Morris: L. Jones 16 Pts, 9 Reb, 2 Ast

    Robert Morris 64, Hampton 54

    Associated Press

    MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- Velton Jones scored 18 points and Lucky Jones added 16 points and nine rebounds off the bench as Robert Morris defeated Hampton 64-54 Tuesday night.

    Lucky Jones scored five points and Velton Jones four during a 12-4 run that increased a four-point lead for the Colonials (9-3) to 59-47 with 5:53 remaining.

    Coron Williams scored all 10 of his points in the second half for Robert Morris, and Mike McFadden scored 11 for the Colonials in his second game since becoming eligible after sitting out a year as required by NCAA transfer rules.

    Robert Morris led 17-7 with 12:03 remaining until halftime, but the Pirates (4-8), led by David Bruce, closed the gap to 31-28 at the break. Bruce scored 11 points and grabbed 10 rebounds in the opening 20 minutes and finished with 16 points and 13 rebounds.

    Hampton's loss was its fourth in a row.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    HAMP
    RMU
    Points 54 64
    FG Made-Attempted 20-50 (.400) 19-49 (.388)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-20 (.200) 9-18 (.500)
    FT Made-Attempted 10-18 (.556) 17-22 (.773)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 2 14

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