Morgan lifts Indiana over St. Francis (Pa.) 89-72 in NIT
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Juwan Morgan had 28 points as Indiana topped St. Francis (Pa.) 89-72 in the NIT first round on Tuesday night. Aljami Durham added 22 points for the Hoosiers.
FDU faces St. Francis in NEC finals
No. 2 seed Fairleigh Dickinson (19-13, 14-6) vs. No. 1 seed St. Francis (Pa.) (18-13, 14-6)
Northeast Conference Tourney Championship, DeGol Arena, Loretto, Pennsylvania; Tuesday, 6 p.m....
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Keith Braxton recorded 19 points and 14 rebounds to carry St. Francis (Pa.) to a 72-64 win over Long Island-Brooklyn in the Northeast Conference Tourney semifinals on...
St. Francis (Pa.) beats Bryant 67-63 in NEC tourney
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Keith Braxton registered 15 points and eight rebounds as St. Francis (Pa.) held off Bryant 67-63 in the quarterfinals of the Northeast Conference Tourney on Wednesday...
Ozier carries Sacred Heart past St. Francis (Pa.) 94-84
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Koreem Ozier had 19 points off the bench to lead Sacred Heart to a 94-84 win over St. Francis (Pa.) on Saturday.
E.J. Anosike had 18 points and 10 rebounds for Sacred...
Braxton leads St. Francis (Pa.) over Wagner 83-72
NEW YORK (AP) — Keith Braxton had 20 points as St. Francis (Pa.) beat Wagner 83-72 on Thursday night.
Isaiah Blackmon had 19 points and 10 rebounds for St. Francis (Pa.) (16-12, 12-5...
Wagner looks to sweep St. Francis
St. Francis (Pa.) (15-12, 11-5) vs. Wagner (13-14, 8-8)
Spiro Sports Center, Staten Island, New York; Thursday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: St. Francis (Pa.) seeks revenge on Wagner after...
Flowers lifts LIU Brooklyn past St. Francis (Pa.) 69-66
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Ty Flowers recorded 17 points and 12 rebounds to lift LIU Brooklyn to a 69-66 win over St. Francis (Pa.) on Saturday.
Flowers went 1 of 2 at the free-throw line with 10.9...
St. Francis looks to extend streak vs LIU Brooklyn
Long Island-Brooklyn (12-15, 6-9) vs. St. Francis (Pa.) (15-11, 11-4)
DeGol Arena, Loretto, Pennsylvania; Saturday, 1 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: St. Francis (Pa.) looks for its ninth...
Flagg carries St. Francis (Pa.) over St. Francis (NY) 81-71
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Mark Flagg had a career-high 20 points as St. Francis (Pa.) stretched its win streak to eight games, beating St. Francis (NY) 81-71 on Thursday night.
King carries St. Francis (Pa.) over Robert Morris 72-69
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Jamaal King had 23 points as St. Francis (Pa.) stretched its win streak to seven games, narrowly beating Robert Morris 72-69 on Saturday night.
Mark Flagg had 12 points and three blocks for St. Francis (14-11, 10-4 Northeast Conference). Keith Braxton added 11 points, 12 rebounds and six assists. Isaiah Blackmon had seven rebounds for the hosts.
St. Francis (Pa.) routs Fairleigh Dickinson 87-62
TEANECK, N.J. (AP) — Keith Braxton had 21 points as St. Francis (Pa.) easily defeated Fairleigh Dickinson 87-62 on Thursday night.
Braxton made 4 of 6 3-pointers. He added eight rebounds.
Jamaal King had 15 points for St. Francis (Pa.) (13-11, 9-4 Northeast Conference), which earned its sixth straight victory. Isaiah Blackmon added 14 points. Andre Wolford had 11 points for the visitors.
Mike Holloway Jr. scored a season-high 22 points for the Knights (12-13, 7-6). Kaleb Bishop added four blocks.
King scores 27 to lead St. Francis (Pa.) past Bryant 84-75
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Jamaal King had a season-high 27 points as St. Francis (Pa.) topped Bryant 84-75 on Saturday night.
King shot 12 for 13 from the line.
Mark Flagg had 15 points, seven rebounds and five blocks for St. Francis (Pa.) (12-11, 8-4 Northeast Conference), which won its fifth straight game. Isaiah Blackmon added 14 points and six rebounds. Keith Braxton had 11 points, nine rebounds and seven assists for the home team.
Braxton has 19, St. Francis (PA) drops C Connecticut 90-85
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Keith Braxton scored 19 points, grabbed 15 rebounds and had eight assists and Saint Francis (PA) won its fourth-straight game 90-85 over Central Connecticut State on Thursday night.
Isaiah Blackmon also had 19 points and Jamaal King 14 with eight assists for the Red Flash (11-11, 7-4 Northeast Athletic Conference), who had five players in double figures and eight with at least eight points.
Braxton’s 27 helps St. Francis (Pa) top Mt. St. Mary’s 72-63
EMMITSBURG, Md. (AP) — Keith Braxton scored 13 of his 27 points in the final 10 minutes as St. Francis (Pa) pulled away late to post its third straight win, knocking off Mt. St. Mary's 72-63 on Saturday.
The Red Flash knocked off Northeast Conference leader Robert Morris and second-place Sacred Heart in their last two outings and move into a three-way tie for second with the Pioneers and Fairleigh Dickinson, which knocked off the Colonials Saturday, 97-94 in double overtime.
Red Flash topple Northeast leader Robert Morris 76-73
MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) — Jamaal King scored 23 points, Isaiah Blackmon calmly sank two free throws — neither time did the ball touch the rim — with 2.8 seconds on the clock and Saint Francis (Pa.) knocked off Northeast Conference leader Robert Morris 76-73 Thursday night.
St. Francis rallies to beat Sacred Heart 79-78
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Keith Braxton scored 15 points to lead six players in double figures and he added eight rebounds and eight assists as St. Francis (PA) rallied for a 79-78 victory over Sacred Heart on Saturday night.
Davis’ free throws help Wagner beat St. Francis (Pa.) 83-79
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Elijah Davis scored 20 points including four free throws in the final 21 seconds to help Wagner hold off St. Francis (Pa.) 83-79 on Thursday night.
Davis' first pair of free throws with 21 seconds left made it 81-76 and his second pair capped the scoring with five seconds left.
Braxton scores 16 as St. Francis surges past CCSU 80-69
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — Keith Braxton led the way with 19 points, nine rebounds and seven assists as St. Francis (Pa.) raced past Central Connecticut State 80-69 on Saturday.
Jamaal King and Andre Wolford each scored 16 for the Red Flash (7-9, 3-2 Northeast Conference) — Wolford shooting a season-high 5 of 11 from beyond the arc.
St. Francis Brooklyn edges St. Francis (Pa.) 72-68
NEW YORK (AP) — Glenn Sanabria scored 23 points including the game-winning shot with 3.7 seconds left and St. Francis Brooklyn beat St. Francis of Pennsylvania 72-68 on Saturday.
Jamaal King scored five points and Keith Braxton added three during a 9-2 spurt for the Red Flash that tied the game at 68 with 27 seconds to play. Sanabria had possession with 10 seconds remaining then drove through three defenders and scored the go-ahead layup off the glass.
Braxton leads St. Francis (Pa.) past LIU-Brooklyn 74-67
NEW YORK (AP) — Keith Braxton had 16 points and 13 rebounds to lead St. Francis (Pa.) to a 74-67 win over LIU Brooklyn on Thursday night, ending the Red Flash's seven-game road losing streak.
Isaiah Blackmon had 17 points and seven rebounds for St. Francis (6-8, 2-1 Northeast Conference). Senior Jamaal King had 12 points and a career-high six steals and Mark Flagg added eight points and nine rebounds for the visiting team.
Fairleigh Dickinson shares the wealth, beats St. Francis
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Darnell Edge scored 17 points and Fairleigh Dickinson used a hot start to defeat Saint Francis (Pennsylvania) 79-61 on Saturday night.
Fairleigh Dickinson (6-8, 1-1 Northeast Conference) led 40-24 after a first half in which the Knights shot 57 percent and had 10 assists on 16 field goals. They made six of their first seven shots, including three 3-pointers, to open the second half and the lead was 55-31. The lead peaked at 64-36 with 9:44 remaining.
King, Braxton help St. Francis top Mt. St. Mary’s 80-69
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Jamaal King scored 25 points and Keith Braxton added 17 points and 17 rebounds — his 29th career double-double — and St. Francis (Pa.) opened Northeast Conference play with an 80-69 defeat of Mount St. Mary's Thursday night.
King scored a layup that pulled St. Francis (5-7) into a 40-40 tie early in the second half, Braxton added a 3-pointer in a 12-4 run.
Andre Wolford added 10 points for the Red Flash. King was 4-for-4 from distance.
Blackmon, Braxton score 19 each in St. Francis’ victory
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Isaiah Blackmon and Keith Braxton scored 19 points apiece and St. Francis (Pa.) scored 53 points in the second half to defeat Division III Franciscan University 96-63 on Tuesday night.
Mark Flagg had nine points and 10 rebounds for the Red Flash (4-6), Andre Wolford scored 15 points and Myles Thompson added 10 points.
Sean Hickey scored 12 points for the Barons and Matt Trent had 10 rebounds.
Braxton leads St. Francis (Pa.) over Niagara 79-75
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Keith Braxton had 25 points, 12 rebounds and seven assists and scored the go-ahead basket in the final minute to help St. Francis (Pa.) beat Niagara 79-75 on Friday night.
St. Francis (Pa) trounces Div. II Bloomsburg 113-59
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Randall Gaskins Jr. scored a career-high 23 points on 10-of-13 shooting to lead five teammates in double-digit scoring and St. Francis (Pa.) beat Division II Bloomsburg University 113-59 on Tuesday night.
King, Braxton lift St. Francis (PA) past Morgan St. 80-62
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Jamaal King scored 21 points and Keith Braxton scored 19 and collected 13 rebounds and St. Francis University beat Morgan State 80-62 on Friday night.
Braxton surpassed the 1,000-point mark for his career and added to his career lead in double-doubles with 25. Braxton has scored in double figures in 54 of 67 career games.
Perkins, Buffalo beat Saint Francis in 1st Division I game
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Nick Perkins had 16 points and nine rebounds, CJ Massinburg added 11 points and eight boards, and Buffalo beat Saint Francis 82-67 on Tuesday in the first Division I game of the season.
Jeremy Harris, one of Buffalo's top returners, was held to six points on 3-of-15 shooting. Massinburg enters the season within striking distance of becoming Buffalo's all-time leading scorer.
St. Francis (PA) pulls away from Robert Morris, 80-60,
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Jamaal King scored 26 points and St. Francis of Pennsylvania pulled away in the second half to earn an 80-60 win over Robert Morris Saturday night to claim a second-place finish in the Northeast Conference.
The Red Flash finish the regular season tied with Mount St. Mary's behind conference champion Wagner. The Mountaineers swept the seasons series with SFU and will claim the No. 2 seed into the conference tournament.
Braxton scores 27, Saint Francis clinches home game in NEC
HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) — Keith Braxton scored 27 points, pulled down seven rebounds, dished six assists and made two steals as Saint Francis University defeated Fairleigh Dickinson 90-82 Thursday night to claim a home game in the upcoming Northeast Conference Tournament playoffs.
Andre Wolford added 21 points and Jamaal King 19 for the Red Flash (17-11, 11-6), who secured a top-four seed with the tough road win and the home playoff game that comes along with it.
King and Braxton combine to lead Red Flash to overtime win
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Jamaal King scored 26 points and Keith Braxton had 23 points to go with 14 rebounds as Saint Francis outlasted Central Connecticut 77-71 in overtime after blowing a 16-point lead on Thursday night.
King drained the game-tying 3-pointer for the Red Flash (15-11, 9-6 Northeast Conference) with 5.1 seconds left in regulation to send it to overtime.
St. Francis (Pa.) beats St. Francis (Brooklyn) 90-65
NEW YORK (AP) — Jamaal King scored 19 of his 25 points in the first half, Keith Braxton had 20 points and nine rebounds and St. Francis (Pa.) beat St. Francis (Brooklyn) 90-65 on Saturday.
King, ranked fourth in the Northeast Conference in scoring at 17.2 points per game, scored 12 of his team's opening 20 points and had just 11 field-goal attempts for the game. Keith Braxton, at 16.7 points, made three of the Red Flash's nine 3-pointers.
Hernandez, Agosto led LIU Brooklyn past St. Francis (PA)
NEW YORK (AP) — Joel Hernandez scored 25 points and Jashaun Agosto had 19 points, on 7-of-12 shooting, and eight rebounds to help LIU Brooklyn beat St. Francis (PA) 83-67 on Thursday night for its fourth consecutive win.
Raiquan Clark had 12 points and 11 rebounds — his fifth double-double of the season — for LIU Brooklyn (13-13, 8-5 Northeast Conference).
Robinson, Mount St. Mary’s beat St. Francis (Pa.) 59-56
EMMITSBURG, Md. (AP) — Junior Robinson made four 3-pointers and scored 20 on Saturday and Mount St. Mary's beat St. Francis (Pa.) 59-56 to move alone into second in the Northeast Conference.
Greg Alexander made a pair of free throws with 39 seconds left to give the Mount (14-11, 8-4) the lead for good at 57-56. Jonah Antonio added two free throws with 10 seconds left to cap the scoring.
Braxton has triple double to lead St. Francis (PA) to win
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Keith Braxton had a triple double and Mark Flagg added a double double as St. Francis (Pa.) pulled away late to beat Fairleigh Dickinson 74-60 in Northeast Conference play on Thursday night.
St. Francis (PA) outlast Sacred Heart with 72-71 win
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Jamaal King scored 21 points and fed Scott Meredith for a 3-pointer with three seconds left to give St. Francis (PA) a 72-71 win over Sacred Heart on Sunday.
King fouled Chris Robinson before the ball was inbounded, sending Robinson to the line with .6-seconds left. Robinson made the first of two free throws and Keith Braxton secured the rebound of the miss on the second to end the game. It was Robinson's only miss in four attempts.
Saunders’ career-high 30 leads Wagner in 30-point victory
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Romone Saunders scored a career-high 30 points and led hot-shooting Wagner to a 91- 61 victory over Saint Francis (Pennsylvania) on Friday.
King has 21, St. Francis (Pa) tops Sacred Heart 73-60
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Jamaal King scored 21 points and Saint Francis pulled away down the stretch for a 73-60 win over Sacred Heart on Saturday.
The Red Flash (11-8, 5-3 Northeast Conference), who outscored the Pioneers (7-14, 2-6) by 12 from the foul line, made 15 of 16 free throws in the second half.
Cooper, Liggeons with double-doubles in Wagner 73-64 victory
NEW YORK (AP) — JoJo Cooper and Devin Liggeons turned in double-doubles and Wagner defeated St. Francis (Pennsylvania) 73-64 on Thursday night.
The game matched Wagner's Northeast Conference top-ranked scoring defense (69.2 points per game) and the Red Flash's top-ranked scoring offense (83.6). Wagner outshot St. Francis 49 to 40 percent.
Cooper had 17 points and 10 assists and Liggeons 15 points and 12 rebounds for Wagner (12-6, 5-2). Romone Saunders added 14 points.
Mount St. Mary’s edges St. Francis (PA) in OT, 81-80
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Junior Robinson sank the winning layup with 15 seconds left in the extra period and Mount St. Mary's edged St. Francis (PA) 81-80 in overtime on Saturday.
King scores 27, St. Francis (Pa.) downs Robert Morris 89-80
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jamaal King scored 27 pointS and had eight assists, Andre Wolford scored 22 points with four 3-pointers, and Saint Francis (Pa.) beat Robert Morris 89-80 on Thursday night, ending the Colonials' 4-0 start in Northeast Conference play.
Keith Braxton scored 18 points with seven rebounds and Deivydas Kuzavas added 11 points for the Red Flash (10-6, 4-1), who shot 48.4 percent from the field and made 20 free throws.
Red Flash tops Terriers, 91-87 in St. Francis showdown
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Keith Braxton, the Northeast Conference Player of the Week for the second straight week, scored 27 points and Jamaal King matched his output as St. Francis of Pennsylvania beat St. Francis of Brooklyn, 91-87 on Saturday afternoon.
The Red Flash staked the Terriers to a 39-31 lead the break, but Braxton keyed a 12-2 run with seven points of his own to get within a point, 44-43, and his layup with 13:35 left gave them the lead, 50-49.
King, Wolford lift St. Francis (PA) past LIU Brooklyn, 85-68
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Jamal King and Andre Wolford combined to score 43 points and fueled a fast start to the second half that carried St. Francis to a double-digit lead it never relinquished in beating LIU Brooklyn, 85-68 in a Northeast Conference contest Thursday night.
Wolford drilled a 3-pointer and converted a three-point play and King hit back-to-back jumpers to spark a 12-0 run that erased a two-point halftime deficit and gave the Red Flash a 10-point lead.
Hugley lifts CCSU to 72-68 upset win over St Francis (PA)
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — Joe Hugley came off the bench to score 17 on 7-of-9 shooting and Central Connecticut State never trailed in a 72-68 victory over preseason favorite St. Francis (Pa.) in a Northeast Conference opener on Friday night.
Wolford hits 9 3s, St. Francis (PA) beats Lehigh 84-70
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Andre Wolford set career highs with 27 points on nine 3-pointers to tie the school record for 3s, Keith Braxton scored 20 with 16 rebounds and a career-high eight assists, and St. Francis (PA) beat Lehigh 84-70 on Thursday night.
The Red Flash pulled away in the second half to finish its nonconference part of the season at .500 for the third time in the last 14 years.
Meredith’s 7 3s lead St. Francis past D-III Bethany (WV)
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Scott Meredith made 7 3-pointers off the bench for a career-high 21 points and six St. Francis (PA) players scored in double figures to beat NCAA Division III Bethany (WV) 113-77 on Monday night.
St. Francis (5-5) overcame 14 missed free throws by burying 14-of-27 shots (52 percent) from 3-point range. Andre Wolford and Keith Braxton each scored 16 points and Deivydas Kuzavas, Jamaal King and Mark Flagg all scored 10. Braxton also grabbed 11 rebounds.
St. Francis (PA) downs American 100-89 behind Braxton
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Keith Braxton scored 20 points and grabbed a career-best 12 rebounds and St. Francis (PA) beat American 100-89 on Wednesday night.
Braxton was one of six players for St. Francis (3-3) to score in double figures. Andred Wolford had 19, Jamaal King, 17, Deivydas Kuzavas, 16 with nine rebounds, Randall Gaskins Jr., scored 15 and Mark Flagg made all five of his field goals and finished with 11.
King, Kuzavas lead St. Francis (PA) past Franciscan, 96-54
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Jamaal King had 18 points and Deivydas Kuzavas had his first career double-double on Tuesday night to help St. Francis (PA) beat Division III Franciscan 96-54.
Kuzavas finished with 10 points and a career-high 11 rebounds, Andre Wolford had 15 points on 5-of-6 shooting, including 3 of 4 from 3-point range, and Keith Braxton added 14 points for St. Francis (2-2). King and Wolford had three steals apiece.
NEW YORK (AP) — Keith Braxton's awkward heave from beyond the arc went in at the buzzer giving Saint Francis (Pa.) a 71-70 victory over Wagner on Saturday, sending the Red Flash into the Northeast Conference Tournament championship game.
LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Isaiah Blackmon scored 24 points shooting 9 for 13 and Keith Braxton scored 22 shooting 7 for 9 and grabbed 10 rebounds and St. Francis thumped Bryant 100-78 in an opening round game in the Northeast Conference Tournament on Wednesday.