Scores

Final

N.J.I.T. 57

(11-11, 2-8 away)

Houston Baptist 66

(7-14, 1-3 Southland)

3:05 PM ET, February 2, 2013

Sharp Gymnasium, Houston, Texas

1 2 T
NJIT 21 3657
HBU 24 4266

Top Performers

N.J.I.T.: C. Flores 17 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Ast, 6 Stl

Houston Baptist: A. Bernardi 22 Pts, 12 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

Houston Baptist 66, NJIT 57

Associated Press

HOUSTON -- Art Bernardi had 22 points and 12 rebounds Saturday to lead Houston Baptist to its first Great West Conference win of the season, 66-57 over NJIT.

It was Bernardi's fourth straight game with 20 or more points. Caleb Crayton added 12 points for the Huskies (7-14, 1/3 Great West), who scored the last 10 points of the first half to lead 24-21 at the break.

Houston Baptist went ahead to stay at 36-33 on Crayton's 3-pointer.

Chris Flores led the Highlanders (11-11, 3-1) with 17 points and six steals. PJ Miller had 13 points and Ryan Woods scored 10 for NJIT.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
NJIT
HBU
Points 57 66
FG Made-Attempted 18-51 (.353) 20-49 (.408)
3P Made-Attempted 3-16 (.188) 4-16 (.250)
FT Made-Attempted 18-22 (.818) 22-28 (.786)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
Largest Lead 7 11

2012-13 Season

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