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Final

(18) Dayton 74

(15-1, 3-0 A 10)

Rhode Island 48

(5-13, 0-3 A 10)

2:00 PM ET, January 20, 2013

Thomas F Ryan Center, Kingston, Rhode Island

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#18DAY 35 3974
URI 19 2948

Top Performers

Dayton: S. MacKay 16 Pts, 3 Reb, 5 Ast, 5 Stl

Rhode Island: T. Melendez 13 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

Sam MacKay drains four 3s as No. 18 Dayton rolls

Associated Press

KINGSTON, R.I. -- Sam MacKay scored 16 points, including four-3-pointers, and added five assists and five steals as No. 18 Dayton cruised to a 74-48 win over Rhode Island on Sunday in Atlantic 10 Conference action.

The Flyers (15-1, 3-0), who have won three straight games after losing 65-40 to Bowling Green on Dec. 30, posted their 10th straight win in the series.

With Dayton taking control early to lead 35-19 at intermission, the Rams (5-13, 0-3) opened the second half on an 8-2 run. Dayton answered with a 12-2 burst to pull away for good, sending Rhode Island to its seventh straight loss.

The Flyers forced 25 turnovers, leading to 33 points.

Ally Malott and Andrea Hoover added 11 points apiece for Dayton.

Tayra Melendez, with 13 points, was the only player in double figures for the Rams, who came in averaging the fewest points per game in the A-10 (51.5 points).

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Team Stat Comparison

 
DAY
URI
Points 74 48
FG Made-Attempted 28-58 (.483) 21-46 (.457)
3P Made-Attempted 9-17 (.529) 3-8 (.375)
FT Made-Attempted 9-14 (.643) 3-6 (.500)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
Largest Lead 29 5

Game Leaders

 
DAY
URI
PointsS. MacKay 16T. Melendez 13
ReboundsO. Applewhite 5L. Gaspar 7
AssistsK. Austria 6L. Gaspar 3
StealsS. MacKay 5T. Melendez 2
BlocksJ. Cornelie 3L. Gaspar 2

2012-13 Season

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