MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- Karvel Anderson scored 24 points as Robert Morris came back from a late 11-point deficit to beat St. Francis (Pa.) 73-68 on Thursday night.
Robert Morris (8-10, 3-0 Northeast Conference) trailed 65-54 with less than 4 1/2 minutes to play but ended on a 19-3 run to win the game.
The Colonials' late run came right after St. Francis had scored 15 straight points to erase a 54-49 deficit of its own.
Robert Morris hit 8 of 17 from beyond the arc, including 5 of 10 from Anderson, who was coming off back-to-back 30-point performances. The Colonials also shot well from the free throw line, where they hit 19 of 22.
St. Francis (3-13, 1-2) shot 58.5 percent from the field and was 11 of 23 on 3-pointers. Malik Harmon led the Red Flash with 21 points.
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