Scores

Final

Mount St Mary's 59

(2-12, 0-3 NEC)

Monmouth 73

(3-12, 1-2 NEC)

    7:00 PM ET, January 5, 2012

    Multipurpose Activity Center, West Long Branch, New Jersey

    1 2 T
    MSM 31 2859
    MONM 35 3873

    Top Performers

    Mount St. Mary's: J. Norfleet 20 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast, 3 Stl

    Monmouth: M. Myers Keitt 13 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Ast

    Monmouth (NJ) 73, Mount St. Mary's 59

    Associated Press

    WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. -- Marcus Ware scored 15 points and Monmouth beat Mount St. Mary's 73-59 on Thursday, snapping a four-game losing streak for the Hawks.

    Ware shot 70 percent (7 of 10) from the field.

    Monmouth (3-12, 1-2 Northeast Conference) entered halftime leading 35-31 but opened the second half on an 8-0 run to take a 43-31 lead with 16:35 left. Mount St. Mary's closed the gap to five, 48-43, but Monmouth went on another 8-0 run, this time taking a 56-43 lead with 9:24 to play.

    Mike Myers Keitt added 13 points for Monmouth, hitting 83.3 percent (5 of 6) of his shots and knocking down his only shot from 3-point range.

    Julian Norfleet led Mount St. Mary's (2-12, 0-3) with 20 points and Danny Thompson had 15 points and 11 rebounds in the loss.

    Monmouth's bench scored 29 points compared to just eight for Mount St. Mary's.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    MSM
    MONM
    Points 59 73
    FG Made-Attempted 22-56 (.393) 29-54 (.537)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-23 (.217) 3-15 (.200)
    FT Made-Attempted 10-18 (.556) 12-20 (.600)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 6 15

    2011-12 Season

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