Scores

Final

St Francis (NY) 99

(6-9, 3-1 NEC)

Sacred Heart 84

(7-10, 1-3 NEC)

3:30 PM ET, January 7, 2012

William Pitt Center - West Gym, Fairfield, Connecticut

1 2 T
SFNY 53 4699
SHU 31 5384

Top Performers

St. Francis (NY): B. Mockford 28 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Stl

Sacred Heart: C. Evans 24 Pts, 4 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl

St. Francis (NY) 99, Sacred Heart 84

Associated Press

FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- Ben Mockford scored 28 points and Stefan Perunicic added 21 as St. Francis (N.Y.) posted its highest point total of the season with a 99-84 Northeast Conference victory over Sacred Heart on Saturday.

Mockford, whose total was the highest by a Terriers player this season, made 10 of 15 shots, including 8 of 13 on 3-pointers.

St. Francis (6-9, 3-1) shot 58.2 percent (32 of 55) for the game and the Pioneers (7-10, 1-3) shot 51.7 percent (30 of 58).

The pace was much different than the teams' last meeting, when St. Francis held Sacred Heart to 15 first-half points in winning 78-51. This time, the Pioneers had 31 at halftime, but their position was much the same, as they trailed 53-31, and they got no closer than 14 points in the second half.

Chris Evans scored 24 points, Justin Swidowski 18 and Shane Gibson 15 for Sacred Heart.

Copyright by STATS LLC and The Associated Press

SPONSORED HEADLINES

ESPNNewYork.com 

Team Stat Comparison

 
SFNY
SHU
Points 99 84
FG Made-Attempted 32-55 (.582) 30-58 (.517)
3P Made-Attempted 15-27 (.556) 7-20 (.350)
FT Made-Attempted 20-22 (.909) 17-24 (.708)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
Largest Lead 25 2

2011-12 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
» Jan 7, 2012 SFNY 99, @SHU 84Recap
Feb 18, 2012 @SFNY 58, SHU 56Recap