Scores

Final

St Francis (NY) 76

(11-7, 2-1 NEC)

Cent Conn St 66

(4-12, 0-3 NEC)

    7:00 PM ET, January 16, 2014

    William H. Detrick Gymnasium, New Britain, Connecticut

    1 2 T
    SFNY 34 4276
    CCSU 28 3866

    Top Performers

    St. Francis (Bkn): J. Cannon 20 Pts, 10 Reb, 1 Blk

    Central Connecticut St: F. Drakeford 18 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    St. Francis tops Central Connecticut State 76-66

    Associated Press

    NEW BRITAIN, Conn. -- Jalen Cannon scored 20 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as St. Francis topped Central Connecticut State 76-66 on Thursday night.

    St. Francis (11-7, 2-1 Northeast Conference) led for nearly the entire game, taking a 34-28 lead at half and closing the game on an 11-6 run to pull away.

    Brent Jones made 3-pointers on two consecutive possessions, the second coming with 1:44 left, as St. Francis took a 71-62 lead. The Red Flash made 5 of 6 free throw attempts in the last 1:15 to preserve the win.

    Central Connecticut State (4-12, 0-3) held a brief lead at 40-39 midway through the second half before St. Francis responded with a 7-0 run that included a three-point play from Cannon.

    Anthony White and Jones each scored 12 for the Red Flash, and Jones also had 11 assists.

    Faronte Drakeford led Central Connecticut State with 18 points while Malcolm McMillan had 14.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SFNY
    CCSU
    Points 76 66
    FG Made-Attempted 29-62 (.468) 25-56 (.446)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-19 (.368) 5-12 (.417)
    FT Made-Attempted 11-15 (.733) 11-18 (.611)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 16 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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