Scores

Final

Towson 79

(19-9, 10-3 CAA)

Northeastern 70

(9-19, 6-8 CAA)

    7:00 PM ET, February 20, 2014

    Matthews Arena, Boston, Massachusetts

    1 2 T
    TOWS 31 4879
    NE 34 3670

    Top Performers

    Towson: R. Guthrie 21 Pts, 1 Reb, 1 Ast

    Northeastern: T. Williams 17 Pts, 2 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl

    Towson knocks off Northeastern 79-70

    Associated Press

    BOSTON -- Rafriel Guthrie scored 21 points as Towson knocked off Northeastern 79-70 on Thursday.

    The Tigers shot 54 percent from the floor and made 20 of 22 free throws. Mike Burwell added 19 points while Timajh Parker-Rivera and Marcus Damas had 13 points apiece.

    Northeastern (9-19, 6-8, Colonial Athletic Conference) was down four with 1:23 left in the first half, but scored the final seven points, including David Walker's dunk, to lead 34-31 at the break.

    Towson (19-9, 10-3) came roaring back after intermission. Rafriel Guthrie scored nine of Towson's first 11 points in the half to give the Tigers a 42-41 lead. The teams were tied at 66 with 2:35 left, but Towson closed on an 11-4 run, including 9 of 9 from the line, to escape with the win.

    T.J. Williams led Northeastern with 17 points and Scott Eatherton had 15 points and nine boards.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    TOWS
    NE
    Points 79 70
    FG Made-Attempted 26-48 (.542) 26-54 (.481)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-19 (.368) 3-11 (.273)
    FT Made-Attempted 20-22 (.909) 15-20 (.750)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 16 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    Jan 22, 2014 NE 57, @TOWS 54Recap
    » Feb 20, 2014 TOWS 79, @NE 70Recap