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Sacred Heart survives Mount St. Mary's upset bid 61-59

Mar. 4, 2020 10:29 PM EST

FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Jare'l Spellman's lone basket of the game came on a lay-in off a miss with 1.6 second left and third-seeded Sacred Heart beat No. 6-seed Mount Saint Mary's 61-59 on Wednesday night in a Northeast Conference Tournament quarterfinal. Spellman secured the offensive rebound off Aaron...

Mount St. Mary's upsets Merrimack; Hayes sets steals mark

Feb. 23, 2020 7:25 PM EST

EMMITSBURG, Md. (AP) — Nana Opoku had a career-high 25 points plus 14 rebounds as Mount St. Mary's defeated Merrimack 65-57 on Sunday in a game which the Warriors' Juvaris Hayes set an all-divisions record for career steals. Hayes, a senior point guard, claimed the record at 449 with his first steal...

Cobb's 23 points sends Wagner past Mount Saint Mary's

Feb. 18, 2020 10:35 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Curtis Cobb III scored 23 points and Wagner snapped its seven-game losing streak, topping Mount St. Mary's 67-61 on Tuesday night. Tyrone Nesby IV scored 20 points and Chase Freeman 11 for Wagner (6-19, 3-11 Northeast Conference). The Seahawks led most of the way until a 17-4 Mount Saint...

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...

McLean leads St. Francis (BKN) past Mount St. Mary's 70-67

Feb. 8, 2020 6:49 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Unique McLean scored a career-high 21 points and made two free throws with 13 seconds left in the game to help St. Francis-Brooklyn hold off Mount St. Mary's 70-67 on Saturday. McLean sank 8 of 16 shots from the floor for the Terriers (11-13, 5-7 Northeast Conference) and added four...

Chong Qui, Mount St. Mary's turn aside LIU 67-63

Feb. 6, 2020 10:21 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Damian Chong Qui sank four free throws in the last 18 seconds and Mount St. Mary's fended off Long Island University 67-63 Thursday night. LIU's Jermaine Jackson twice in the final minute knocked down 3-pointers that pulled the Sharks to within a pair, but couldn't get closer. Chong Qui...