Scores

Final

Bryant 84

(8-4, 1-0 NEC)

Robert Morris 77

(8-6, 0-1 NEC)

7:00 PM ET, January 3, 2013

Charles L. Sewall Center, Moon Township, Pennsylvania

1 2 T
BRY 33 5184
RMU 32 4577

Top Performers

Bryant University: D. Starks 29 Pts, 2 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

Robert Morris: V. Jones 24 Pts, 1 Reb, 6 Ast, 6 Stl

Bryant 84, Robert Morris 77

Associated Press

CORAOPOLIS, Pa. -- Dynami Sparks set a career high with 29 points as Bryant matched its Northeast Conference win total from a year ago with an 84-77 win over Robert Morris Thursday night in each team's conference opener.

The Bulldogs went 1-17 in the NEC last year and 2-28 overall but are now 8-4 overall after winning their first conference game. The win was Bryant's first over Robert Morris

Sparks drained a career-high seven 3-pointers in 12 attempts, and Frankie Dobbs had a career-best 26 points on 5-of-8 3-point shooting as Bryant hit 13 of 25 from deep. Alex Francis added 18 points and nine rebounds for Bryant.

Velton Jones led Robert Morris (8-6) with 24 points and six assists. Coron Williams, who entered shooting 64 percent (16 of 25) from 3-point range in his last four games, made just 1 of 3 from deep for his only three points of the game.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
BRY
RMU
Points 84 77
FG Made-Attempted 21-50 (.420) 28-64 (.438)
3P Made-Attempted 13-25 (.520) 10-28 (.357)
FT Made-Attempted 29-36 (.806) 11-14 (.786)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 27 (0/0)
Largest Lead 7 0

2012-13 Season

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