Scores

Final

Akron 63

(1-1, 0-1 away)

Saint Mary's 85

(2-0, 2-0 home)

Coverage: ESPN2/WatchESPN

3:00 AM ET, November 12, 2013

McKeon Pavilion, Moraga, California

1 2 T
AKR 31 3263
SMC 38 4785

Top Performers

Akron: D. Treadwell 17 Pts, 12 Reb, 2 Ast

Saint Mary's: J. Giusti 12 Pts, 3 Reb, 4 Ast, 6 Stl, 1 Blk

Waldow, Walker lead Saint Mary's past Akron, 85-63

Associated Press

MORAGA, Calif. -- Brad Waldow scored 16 points, James Walker III added 15, and Saint Mary's beat Akron 85-63 early Tuesday morning.

Stephen Holt scored 14 points, shooting 12-for-12 on free throws, and Jordan Giusti had a career-high 12 points for the Gaels (2-0) in a game that started at midnight local time and ended at 2:14 a.m.

Demetrius Treadwell had 17 points and Isaiah Johnson added 13 for Akron (2-1).

Saint Mary's led 38-31 at halftime and used a 15-1 run midway through the second half to pull away.

Leading 47-44, Giusti started the spurt with a free throw, Matt Hodgson tipped in Giusti's miss on the second shot to put the Gaels up six. Giusti's layup capped a run of 11 straight points, and after a free throw by the Zips, Walker and Garrett Jackson had consecutive layups to increase the lead to 62-45 with just under 9 minutes remaining.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
AKR
SMC
Points 63 85
FG Made-Attempted 21-57 (.368) 24-47 (.511)
3P Made-Attempted 2-15 (.133) 5-12 (.417)
FT Made-Attempted 19-29 (.655) 32-36 (.889)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 24 (0/0) 24 (0/0)

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