Scores

Final

Robert Morris 60

(0-2, 0-1 away)

Lehigh 89

(1-1, 0-0 home)

8:30 PM ET, November 12, 2012

Petersen Events Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

1 2 T
RMU 23 3760
LEH 38 5189

Top Performers

Robert Morris: M. McFadden 13 Pts, 13 Reb, 1 Blk

Lehigh: C. McCollum 19 Pts, 4 Reb, 4 Ast, 2 Stl

Lehigh 89, Robert Morris 60

Associated Press

PITTSBURGH -- C.J. McCollum scored a game-high 19 points and led Lehigh to an easy 89-60 win over Robert Morris Monday night in the NIT Season Tip-Off.

The Mountain Hawks evened their record at 1-1, with five players scoring in double figures, including four starters: McCollum, Mackey McKnight with 15 points, Holden Greiner and Gabe Knutson with 12 apiece, and Stefan Cvrkalj's 11 points off the bench. He stuck three 3-pointers, one less than the Colonials' team total.

Robert Morris (0-2) was just 4 for 22 from beyond the 3-point arc, 21 of 62 total. The Colonials, who trailed 38-23 at halftime, committed 21 turnovers to just 11 for Lehigh.

For Robert Morris, forward Mike McFadden had a double-double with 13 points and 13 rebounds. Guards Velton Jones and Vaughn Morgan scored 12 points each. But Lehigh controlled the game throughout, outscoring Robert Morris 51-37 in the second half.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
RMU
LEH
Points 60 89
FG Made-Attempted 21-62 (.339) 31-60 (.517)
3P Made-Attempted 4-22 (.182) 11-24 (.458)
FT Made-Attempted 14-18 (.778) 16-23 (.696)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
Largest Lead 2 32

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