Morgan St. 77, St. Francis, Pa. 53
LORETTO, Pa. (AP)—Marquise Kately scored 21 points and Jamar Smith had 19 to lead Morgan State to a 77-53 win over St. Francis, Pa., on Wednesday.
Morgan State (2-1), which forced 21 turnovers and committed only five, led 16-14 before taking control with a 9-1 run. The Bears were up 37-26 at the half and stretched the margin to 16 midway through the second half.
Jerrel Green had 13 points and Reggie Holmes chipped in 12 off the bench for Morgan State. The Bears, who were 5-25 on the road over the past two seasons, are 2-1 away from home this year.
Bassirou Dieng led St. Francis (0-3) with 14 points, while Grant Surprenant and Kurt Hoffman each had 10.