Scores

Final

Utah Valley 55

(12-14, 2-4 WAC)

N.J.I.T. 63

(14-11, 10-3 home)

    4:20 PM ET, February 16, 2013

    Fleisher Center, Newark, New Jersey

    1 2 T
    UVU 24 3155
    NJIT 37 2663

    Top Performers

    Utah Valley: Z. Jones 14 Pts, 8 Reb, 4 Blk

    N.J.I.T.: C. Flores 12 Pts, 4 Reb, 7 Ast, 1 Stl

    NJIT 63, Utah Valley St. 55

    Associated Press

    NEWARK, N.J. -- Ryan Woods had 14 points and seven rebounds to lead New Jersey Institute of Technology past Utah Valley 63-55 Saturday in a Great West Conference game.

    P.J. Miller scored 13 points and Chris Flores added 12 points and seven assists to help NJIT (14-11, 5-1) sweep Utah Valley (12-14, 2-4) and win its third straight game.

    Trailing 37-24 at halftime, Utah Valley got within four points in the second half, 50-46, on Jason Johnson's layup with 6:37 remaining.

    NJIT then went on a 13-6 run to put the game away, capped by back-to-back 3-pointers from Flores and Woods to push the Highlanders' lead to 63-52 with 2:08 left to play. The Wolverines did not score another field goal the rest of the way.

    NJIT went 7 of 20 from behind the arc while Utah Valley missed all nine of its attempts.

    Johnson led the Wolverines with 16 points.

    Copyright by STATS LLC and The Associated Press

    SPONSORED HEADLINES

    ESPNNewYork.com 

    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UVU
    NJIT
    Points 55 63
    FG Made-Attempted 18-52 (.346) 26-58 (.448)
    3P Made-Attempted 0-9 (.000) 7-20 (.350)
    FT Made-Attempted 19-25 (.760) 4-8 (.500)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 13 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 13

    2012-13 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    Jan 5, 2013 NJIT 57, @UVU 52Recap
    » Feb 16, 2013 @NJIT 63, UVU 55Recap