Scores

Final

Albany 66

(4-3, 3-2 away)

N.J.I.T. 55

(4-4, 1-2 home)

2:00 PM ET, December 1, 2013

Fleisher Center, Newark, New Jersey

1 2 T
ALBY 19 4766
NJIT 26 2955

Top Performers

Albany: G. Johnson 12 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl, 2 Blk

N.J.I.T.: D. Lynn 24 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast

Albany beats NJIT 66-55

Associated Press

NEWARK, N.J. -- DJ Evans scored 17 points and four teammates scored in double digits Sunday as Albany (NY) came from behind to beat NJIT 66-55.

Gary Johnson and Sam Rowley each had 12 for Albany (4-3), and John Puk and Peter Hooley each scored 10.

Damon Lynn scored a game-high 24 points, including five 3-pointers, for NJIT (4-4), and shot 5 of 6 from the free-throw line.

Puk started the game with a dunk, but NJIT quickly got to work and went on a 15-1 run, pulling away for a 26-19 halftime advantage.

Albany rallied in the second half, tying it at 33 on a 3-pointer by Evans, then went on an 11-0 run to take a 44-37 lead with 10:24 to play. Terrence Smith made it a 2-point game with 6:06 to play, but Albany pulled away by 11 points and held NJIT at bay down the stretch.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
ALBY
NJIT
Points 66 55
FG Made-Attempted 18-49 (.367) 19-55 (.345)
3P Made-Attempted 4-10 (.400) 6-19 (.316)
FT Made-Attempted 26-35 (.743) 11-14 (.786)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 23 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

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