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Robert Morris fans run onto the court as the team celebrates following a 77-67 win over St. Francis in an NCAA college basketball game for the Northeast Conference men's tournament championship in Pittsburgh, Tuesday, March 10, 2020. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Robert Morris claims NEC crown topping Saint Francis (PA)

Mar. 10, 2020 11:38 PM EDT

MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) — Robert Morris guard Dante Treacy was an unknown entity entering the 2019-20 season, an under the radar sophomore who was just looking to take a small step forward after a rough freshman campaign. Instead, he took a giant leap – one that landed him and the Colonials right...

St. Francis (Pa.) to face Robert Morris in NEC finals

Mar. 7, 2020 4:05 PM EST

LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Isaiah Blackmon hit 4 of 7 3-pointers and scored 24 points with eight rebounds and three steals and No. 2-seed St. Francis (Pa.) beat No. 3-seed Sacred Heart 84-72 in Saturday's Northeast Conference Tournament semifinals. The Red Flash (21-12) face No. 1 Robert Morris in Tuesday's...

Braxton's 24 points leads St. Francis (PA) past Bryant

Mar. 4, 2020 11:04 PM EST

LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Keith Braxton scored 24 points and No. 2 seed St. Francis (PA) beat seventh-seeded Bryant 87-61 in Northeast Conference Tournament quarterfinal action Wednesday night. The Red Flash (21-9) advance to play third seed Sacred Heart on Saturday. St. Francis built a 22-4 lead and was never...

Robert Morris earns No. 1 seed, Braxton makes NEC history

Feb. 29, 2020 4:11 PM EST

MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) — Josh Williams scored 23 points, making four 3-pointers and Robert Morris defeated Saint Francis (Pa.) 78-68 in a regular-season finale on Saturday to clinch the No. 1 seed into the upcoming Northeast Conference tournament. Saint Francis, which had won its previous eight games and...

St. Francis (Pa.) defeats Mount St. Mary's 75-62

Feb. 27, 2020 9:34 PM EST

LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Isaiah Blackmon had 22 points as St. Francis (Pa.) stretched its win streak to eight games, defeating Mount St. Mary's 75-62 on Thursday night. Keith Braxton added 20 points for the Red Flash. Braxton also had 12 rebounds and six assists. Tyler Stewart had 14 points for St. Francis...

Blackmon leads St. Francis (PA) past Long Island

Feb. 23, 2020 7:35 PM EST

LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Isaiah Blackmon scored 21 points and Keith Braxton posted a double-double and St. Francis (PA) beat Long Island University 74-71 on Sunday. Blackmon's 3-pointer with 2:25 left gave St. Francis a 71-69 lead and they never trailed again. Keith Braxton made 1 of 2 foul shots for the Red...

Blackmon lifts St. Francis (Pa.) past Robert Morris 86-71

Feb. 18, 2020 9:53 PM EST

LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Isaiah Blackmon had a career-high 30 points as St. Francis (Pa.) topped Robert Morris 86-71 on Tuesday night for its sixth consecutive victory. Mark Flagg had 19 points, eight rebounds and three blocks, and Keith Braxton added 19 points and six rebounds for St. Francis (18-8, 11-4...

St. Francis (PA) remains hot, tops Mount St. Mary's, 70-55

Feb. 15, 2020 6:58 PM EST

EMMITSBURG, Md. (AP) — Isaiah Blackmon had 21 points as St. Francis (Pa.) topped Mount St. Mary's 70-55 on Saturday. Mark Flagg had 16 points, eight rebounds and three blocks for the Red Flash (17-8, 10-4 Northeast Conference), who earned their fifth straight win. Keith Braxton added 10 points, 13 rebounds...

St. Francis (Pa.) defeats Wagner 85-68

Feb. 8, 2020 6:56 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Keith Braxton and Isaiah Blackmon scored 22 points apiece as St. Francis (Pa.) beat Wagner 85-68 on Saturday. Myles Thompson had 14 points and 10 rebounds for St. Francis (Pa.) (16-8, 9-4 Northeast Conference), which earned its fourth consecutive victory. Mark Flagg added 10 points and five...

St. Francis (Pa.) beats Sacred Heart 70-68 with late shot

Feb. 6, 2020 10:03 PM EST

FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Keith Braxton scored 23 points that included a layup with 1.6 seconds remaining as St. Francis (Pa.) beat Sacred Heart 70-68 on Thursday night. Sacred Heart's Aaron Clarke hit a corner 3 that tied the game 68-all with 29.6 to play. Braxton was 10 of 17 from the floor. Isaiah...