Scores

Final

N.J.I.T. 64

(7-10, 4-6 away)

St Francis (PA) 56

(2-11, 1-4 home)

    2:00 PM ET, January 4, 2014

    DeGol Arena, Loretto, Pennsylvania

    1 2 T
    NJIT 26 3864
    SFU 31 2556

    Top Performers

    N.J.I.T.: D. Lynn 18 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    St. Francis (Pa): E. Brown 31 Pts, 11 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Blk

    Lynn leads NJIT past St. Francis (Pa) 64-56

    Associated Press

    LORETTO, Pa. -- Damon Lynn scored 18 points to lead New Jersey Institute of Technology past St. Francis of Pennsylvania 64-56 on Saturday.

    NJIT (7-10) snapped a six-game losing streak. Lynn was 5 of 13 from the field, and scored four from three-point range. He tied a school record with six 3-pointers in the Highlanders previous game against Hofstra.

    Lynn hit a 3-pointer to tie it at 31 with 18:02 remaining. Ky Howard made one of two free throws on the next offensive series to give NJIT a 32-31 lead, and the Highlanders led the rest of the way.

    Earl Brown scored a career-high 31 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to lead St. Francis (2-11).

    The Highlanders led by as much as eight when St. Francis had a 17-10 run to pull within one, 54-53 with 2:44 to play. NJIT closed with a 10-3 run, with Lynn scoring four points during the span.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    NJIT
    SFU
    Points 64 56
    FG Made-Attempted 20-53 (.377) 21-57 (.368)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-17 (.294) 6-26 (.231)
    FT Made-Attempted 19-25 (.760) 8-17 (.471)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 20 (0/0)

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