Sacred Heart looks to extend streak vs CCSU
Sacred Heart (12-16, 8-7) vs. Central Connecticut (11-17, 5-10)
William H. Detrick Gymnasium, New Britain, Connecticut; Saturday, 3:30 p.m. EST
Mount St. Mary’s defeats Central Connecticut 79-66
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — Jalen Gibbs had 20 points as Mount St. Mary's defeated Central Connecticut 79-66 on Thursday night.
Vado Morse had 14 points and eight assists for Mount St. Mary's...
St. Francis Brooklyn beats Central Connecticut 90-79
BROOKLYN HEIGHTS, N.Y. (AP) — Glenn Sanabria had a season-high 25 points as St. Francis Brooklyn defeated Central Connecticut 90-79 on Saturday. Rosel Hurley added 20 points for the Terriers.
Jalen Jordan had 13 points for St. Francis (16-11, 8-6 Northeast Conference). Deniz Celen added 12 points and seven rebounds.
St. Francis put up 58 points in the second half, a season high for the team.
Kohl lifts Central Connecticut over Robert Morris 77-68
MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) — Tyler Kohl had 23 points as Central Connecticut beat Robert Morris 77-68 on Saturday.
Kohl also had seven turnovers but only five assists.
Joe Hugley had 15 points and seven rebounds for Central Connecticut (11-14, 5-7 Northeast Conference). Ian Krishnan added 14 points. Deion Bute had 11 points and 11 rebounds for the visiting team.
Malik Petteway had 16 points and seven rebounds for the Colonials (13-12, 8-4). Josh Williams added 12 points. Dante Treacy had 10 points.
C. Connecticut downs Fairleigh Dickinson in 2OT, 103-96
TEANECK, N.J. (AP) — Tyler Kohl scored 27 points with 11 rebounds and 11 assists and Central Connecticut beat Fairleigh Dickinson 103-96 in double overtime Thursday night.
Kohl's jump shot with 3:07 left in the second overtime broke an 86-all tie and started a 9-0 run with Joe Hugley scoring seven of the points. Jahlil Jenkins's layup for the Knights brought them within 95-91 but Central Connecticut made all eight of its final free throw attempts.
Anosike, Hoehn lead Sacred Heart past CCSU 73-61 in NEC
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — E.J. Anosike scored 20 points and grabbed 14 rebounds, Sean Hoehn added 17 points and Sacred Heart led all the way defeating Central Connecticut State 73-61 Saturday.
Wagner beats Central Connecticut 80-58
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — Romone Saunders had 17 points, six rebounds and six assists and Wagner beat Central Connecticut 80-58 in the Northeast Conference opener for both teams on Thursday night.
Elijah Davis had 19 points on 6-of-10 shooting, including 3 of 6 from 3-point range. The Seahawks (6-6) kept a double-digit lead shortly after the 10-minute mark of the second half when Jonathan Norfleet's layup made it 60-49.
Kohl scores 21 points in Central Connecticut win
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — Tyler Kohl scored 21 points with five rebounds and five assists to lead four teammates in double-figure scoring and Central Connecticut beat Division II Penn State Wilkes-Barre 79-58 on Saturday.
Ian Krishnan hit three 3-pointers and scored 15 points, Joe Hugley added 14 off the bench and Deion Bute had 12 for the Blue Devils (5-5), who shot 38 percent but made 22 of 29 free throws, led by Hugley's 9 of 10.
Kohl powers Central Connecticut past Pine Manor 88-59
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — Tyler Kohl poured in 29 points and added eight rebounds and three assists to send Central Connecticut to an 88-59 victory over Division III-member Pine Manor on Sunday.
Taylor has 21 points, 17 rebounds; Austin Peay beats CCSU
MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica (AP) — Terry Taylor had 21 points and career-high tying 17 rebounds and Jarrett Givens scored 10 of his 16 points in the second half to help Austin Peay hold on for an 80-78 win over Central Connecticut State on Friday in the Jamaica Classic.
Zach Glotta added 13 points and Steve Harris had 10 points and five assists for Austin Peay (2-2).
Kohl scores 30, lifts CCSU past Hartford 75-68.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Tyler Kohl scored a career-high 30 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, Deion Bute also had a double-double and Central Connecticut State defeated Hartford 75-68 in the season opener for both teams on Tuesday night.
Bute had 15 points and 11 rebounds for the Blue Devils, who trailed by 12 midway through the first half and 40-36 at the break.
NEW YORK (AP) — JoJo Cooper scored 20 points, Romone Saunders had 18 points and 10 rebounds and top-seeded Wagner beat No. 8 seed Central Connecticut 73-61 on Wednesday night in a Northeast Conference quarterfinal.
Wagner (22-8) will host a semifinal on Saturday against No. 7 seed Robert Morris (16-16), which upset second-seeded Mount Saint Mary's 60-56.
Central Connecticut beats St. Francis (Brooklyn) 78-75 in OT
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — Joe Hugley scored 20 points and made a key 3-pointer in overtime to help Central Connecticut beat St. Francis (Brooklyn) 78-75 on Saturday in a Northeast Conference regular season finale.
Central Connecticut (14-17, 7-11) clinched the No. 8 seed heading to the conference tournament. St. Francis (13-17, 10-8) will be the fifth or sixth seed.
Cooper’s jumper gives Wagner 64-62 win over CCSU
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — JoJo Cooper's jumper with 0.4 seconds left — his only points of the second half — lifted Wagner to a 64-62 victory over Central Connecticut State on Thursday night.
After Deion Bute scored for Central Connecticut with 7.1 seconds remaining, Cooper took the inbounds pass, dribbled downcourt and hit his jumper from the left elbow.