Scores

Final

Towson 85

(17-9, 8-3 CAA)

William & Mary 70

(15-9, 7-4 CAA)

    4:00 PM ET, February 15, 2014

    Kaplan Arena, Williamsburg, Virginia

    1 2 T
    TOWS 41 4485
    W&M 34 3670

    Top Performers

    Towson: J. Benimon 21 Pts, 14 Reb, 6 Ast, 1 Stl

    William & Mary: O. Prewitt 15 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast

    Towson beats William & Mary in the stretch 85-70

    Associated Press

    WILLIAMSBURG, Va. -- Mike Burwell scored a career-high 23 points and Jerelle Benimon added 21 with 14 rebounds for his NCAA-leading 17th double-double this season as Towson beat William & Mary down the stretch 85-70 Saturday.

    Burwell was busy in the first half with 15 points as theTigers (17-9, 8-3 Colonial Athletic) went up by as many as 12.

    But William & Mary (15-9, 7-4) roared back in the second half, making a tight battle until the final 4:53. Marcus Thornton hit a 3-pointer (his only field goal) to pull William & Mary to 67-65 with just under 5 minutes to go, but the Tribe was outscored 18-5 the rest of the way, missing six shots. Towson's Four McGlynn hit a pair of 3-pointers and scored all 11 of his points in the last 3:26.

    Brandon Britt and Omar Prewitt led the Tribe with 16 and 15 points, respectively. Tim Rusthoven added 11.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    TOWS
    W&M
    Points 85 70
    FG Made-Attempted 30-56 (.536) 23-55 (.418)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-16 (.438) 9-25 (.360)
    FT Made-Attempted 18-22 (.818) 15-18 (.833)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 22 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    » Feb 15, 2014 TOWS 85, @W&M 70Recap
    Mar 1, 2014 @TOWS 70, W&M 68Recap
    Mar 9, 2014 W&M 75, @TOWS 71Recap

    Research Notes

    Jerrelle Benimon had 21 points and 14 rebounds in Saturday's 85-70 win over William & Mary. Benimon has 17 double-doubles this season, tied with Northeastern's Scott Eatherton for the most in Division I.

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