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Minor scores 20 to carry Merrimack over LIU-Brooklyn 68-63

Jan. 27, 2021 6:41 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Jordan Minor tied his career high with 20 points plus 12 rebounds as Merrimack narrowly beat Long Island-Brooklyn 68-63 on Wednesday. Ziggy Reid had 14 points for Merrimack (4-3, 4-3 Northeast Conference). Mikey Watkins added 13 points and Mykel Derring had 12. Jermaine Jackson Jr. had 22...

St. Francis (Pa.) tops Fairleigh Dickinson 90-82

Jan. 27, 2021 6:36 PM EST

LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Ramiir Dixon-Conover had 19 points as St. Francis (Pa.) topped Fairleigh Dickinson 90-82 on Wednesday. Myles Thompson and Ronell Giles Jr. added 15 points each, and Mark Flagg had 12 points and seven rebounds for St. Francis (4-9, 3-6 Northeast Conference). St. Francis scored 50 points...

Fairleigh Dickinson beats St. Francis (Pa.) 94-92 in OT

Jan. 26, 2021 10:27 PM EST

LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Elyjah Williams had a career-high 28 points and Fairleigh Dickinson overcame a 17-point second-half deficit to beat St. Francis (Pa.) 94-92 in overtime on Tuesday night. The Knights trailed 53-36 with 16:28 to play, but took their first lead with about two minutes remaining. Maxwell...

Faulkner leads N. Kentucky past Robert Morris 79-74 in OT

Jan. 23, 2021 8:52 PM EST

MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) — Trevon Faulkner had 18 points, including six in the final minute of overtime, to lead five Northern Kentucky players in double figures as the Norse narrowly defeated Robert Morris 79-74 on Saturday. Bryson Langdon, who scored 13 points, hit a jumper with four seconds left in...

Warrick lifts N. Kentucky over Robert Morris 81-76

Jan. 22, 2021 10:25 PM EST

MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) — Marques Warrick had 20 points as Northern Kentucky narrowly defeated Robert Morris 81-76 on Friday night. Trevon Faulkner had 18 points for Northern Kentucky (6-8, 4-5 Horizon League), which broke its four-game losing streak. David Bohm added 16 points. Adrian Nelson had 12...

Minor lifts Merrimack past Fairleigh Dickinson 76-71

Jan. 22, 2021 8:03 PM EST

NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. (AP) — Jordan Minor tied his career high with 20 points plus 13 rebounds as Merrimack narrowly defeated Fairleigh Dickinson 76-71 on Friday. Mikey Watkins had 18 points, six rebounds and six assists for Merrimack (3-3, 3-3 Northeast Conference). Mykel Derring added 13 points and Jordan...

Clarke carries Sacred Heart over St. Francis (Pa.) 82-70

Jan. 22, 2021 7:57 PM EST

FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Aaron Clarke had 23 points as Sacred Heart beat St. Francis (Pa.) 82-70 on Friday. Tyler Thomas had 19 points for Sacred Heart (5-5, 5-4 Northeast Conference). Mike Sixsmith added six assists and Cantavio Dutreil had 10 rebounds. Ramiir Dixon-Conover had 18 points and eight rebounds...

Scantlebury’s late 3 lifts CCSU past Mount St. Mary's 65-64

Jan. 22, 2021 7:55 PM EST

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — Nigel Scantlebury made a step-back 3-pointer with 3.4 seconds left to help Central Connecticut beat Mount St. Mary's 65-64 on Friday. Scantlebury scored five of his seven points in the final 58 seconds, including a jumper for a 62-61 lead. Ian Krishnan had 13 points and Greg...

Cohen leads St. Francis (Pa.) over Sacred Heart 76-58

Jan. 21, 2021 10:09 PM EST

FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Josh Cohen had 11 points and 10 rebounds to carry St. Francis (Pa.) to a 76-58 win over Sacred Heart on Thursday night. Maxwell Land had 14 points for St. Francis (Pa.) (3-7, 2-4 Northeast Conference), which ended its five-game road losing streak. Ramiir Dixon-Conover added 12...

Mount St. Mary's tops Central Connecticut 67-57

Jan. 21, 2021 10:00 PM EST

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — Damian Chong Qui had a season-high 20 points as Mount St. Mary’s defeated Central Connecticut 67-57 on Thursday night. Chong Qui hit 11 of 12 foul shots. Josh Reaves had 13 points for Mount St. Mary’s (5-5, 4-2 Northeast Conference), which ended its four-game road...