Scores

Final 2OT

St Francis (PA) 81

(5-23, 5-12 NEC)

Cent Conn St 84

(13-15, 9-8 NEC)

    7:00 PM ET, February 28, 2013

    William H. Detrick Gymnasium, New Britain, Connecticut

    1 2 OT 2OT T
    SFU 30 42 3 681
    CCSU 39 33 3 984

    Top Performers

    St. Francis U: G. Brown 20 Pts, 2 Reb, 7 Ast, 4 Stl

    Central Connecticut State: M. Hunter 23 Pts, 7 Reb, 9 Ast, 2 Stl

    CCSU 84, St. Francis (Pa.) 81

    Associated Press

    NEW BRITAIN, Conn. -- Matt Hunter scored 23 points and Central Connecticut State was near-perfect at the foul line to edge St. Francis (Pa.) 84-81 Thursday night in double overtime.

    The Blue Devils (13-15, 9-8 Northeast Conference) led 39-30 at halftime, but a layup by St. Francis' Ollie Jackson (18 points) with 0:02 left forced overtime. St. Francis (5-23, 5-12) led 75-72 in the first OT, but Central Connecticut's Malcolm McMillan was fouled on a 3-point shot and made three free throws to tie it.

    Greg Brown (20 points) scored all six Red Flash points in the second overtime, but Hunter (7 for 7 at the line) scored four points, including two foul shots with 2:03 left for an 84-79 lead. The Blue Devils hit 15 of 16 free throws.

    St. Francis made a season-high 14 3-pointers, but took 38 treys.

    Kyle Vinales scored 19 points for CCSU and Joe Efese added 16.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SFU
    CCSU
    Points 81 84
    FG Made-Attempted 27-65 (.415) 31-55 (.564)
    3P Made-Attempted 14-38 (.368) 7-15 (.467)
    FT Made-Attempted 13-16 (.813) 15-16 (.938)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 13 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 6 11

    2012-13 Season

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