Barnes lifts Hampton over St. Francis (NY) 81-72 in CIT
HAMPTON, Va. (AP) — Trevond Barnes had a career-high 22 points as Hampton beat St. Francis (NY) 81-72 in the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament first round on Thursday night.
St. Francis (BKN) holds off Mt. St. Mary’s for 74-67 win
EMMITSBURG, Md. (AP) — Rosel Hurley had 16 points and Deniz Celen added 15 with 10 rebounds as St. Francis Brooklyn sprinted to an early lead and then held off Mount St. Mary's 74-67 on Saturday.
St. Francis (13-8, 5-3 Northeast Conference) built an 11-0 lead before Jalen Gibbs hit a jumper to get the Mountaineers on the scoreboard with 13:20 remaining in the first half. The Terriers continued the onslaught to take a 42-27 lead into the break.
Jordan, Celen lead St. Francis Brooklyn to 79-70 win
NEW YORK (AP) — Jalen Jordan scored 20 points and Deniz Celen 18 and St. Francis Brooklyn withstood an early second-half drought to beat borough rival LIU Brooklyn 79-70 on Monday for the Terriers' third straight win.
Jordan made four of the Terriers' 11 3-pointers, three in the first half when St. Francis (12-7, 4-2 Northeast) took a 50-31 halftime lead after shooting 59 percent and making 8 of 15 from the arc.