Scores

Final

Siena 59

(5-9, 1-2 MAAC)

Monmouth 63

(7-7, 1-2 MAAC)

5:00 PM ET, January 2, 2014

Multipurpose Activity Center, West Long Branch, New Jersey

1 2 T
SIE 34 2559
MONM 28 3563

Top Performers

Siena: R. Poole 21 Pts, 9 Reb, 2 Stl

Monmouth: M. DiLeo 10 Pts, 1 Reb, 2 Ast, 6 Stl

Monmouth comes back to beat Siena 63-59

Associated Press

WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. -- Justin Robinson made four free throws in the final 30 seconds as Monmouth (N.J.) came back to beat Siena 63-59 on Thursday night.

Monmouth trailed by 10 early in the second half but went on a 20-4 run to take a 49-43 lead with 12:32 remaining.

Siena cut its deficit to three-points on two occasions in the final 3 minutes, but Monmouth sealed the win by making 6 of 8 free throws in the final 43 seconds.

Monmouth (7-7, 1-2 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) was led by Josh James with 11 points, Max DiLeo added 10 and Robinson finished with nine.

Rob Poole scored 21 points for Siena (5-9, 1-2), on 6-of-14 shooting, and had nine rebounds. The Saints out-rebounded Monmouth 42-34.

Siena led 34-28 at halftime after going on a 21-9 run over the last 9 minutes of the first half.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
SIE
MONM
Points 59 63
FG Made-Attempted 21-55 (.382) 20-50 (.400)
3P Made-Attempted 5-11 (.455) 3-10 (.300)
FT Made-Attempted 12-20 (.600) 20-35 (.571)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 27 (0/0) 20 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

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