Scores

Final

Princeton 77

(8-5, 4-4 away)

Marist 58

(1-13, 1-3 MAAC)

    7:30 PM ET, January 6, 2010

    McCann Arena, Poughkeepsie, New York

    1 2 T
    PRIN 40 3777
    MRST 29 2958

    Top Performers

    Princeton: P. Saunders 21 Pts, 1 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Marist: K. Bauer 9 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Blk

    Princeton 77, Marist 58

    Associated Press

    POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. -- Patrick Saunders was perfect from the floor while scoring a career-high 21 points as Princeton defeated Marist 77-58 on Wednesday night.

    Saunders was 8-for-8, including 5-for-5 on 3-pointers, for the Tigers (8-5). Three of his 3-pointers came in the opening 7:09, when Princeton took a 20-9 lead.

    One game after shooting 34 percent in a two-point loss to Maine, the Tigers had their best shooting night of the season, 57.4 percent (27-for-47). They were even better on 3-pointers, making 10 of 17 (58.8 percent) against the Red Foxes (1-13).

    The Tigers also committed a season-low seven turnovers.

    Douglas Davis scored 16 points for Princeton and Dan Mavraides had 14.

    Candon Rusin scored 16 points and Devin Price 13 for Marist, which shot 57.9 percent (11-for-19) in the first half but still trailed 40-29 at halftime.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    PRIN
    MRST
    Points 77 58
    FG Made-Attempted 27-47 (.574) 21-43 (.488)
    3P Made-Attempted 10-17 (.588) 8-15 (.533)
    FT Made-Attempted 13-18 (.722) 8-14 (.571)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 14 (0/0) 15 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 19 0

    2009-10 Season

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