Chappell, Robert Morris beat Fordham 72-66

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NEW YORK (AP)—Jeremy Chappell scored a game-high 25 points to lead Robert Morris to a 72-66 win over Fordham on Sunday.

Jimmy Langhurst had 12 points, seven steals and six assists for the Colonials (5-2).

Bryant Dunston paced the Rams (3-4) with 15 points, seven rebounds and five blocked shots. Brenton Butler scored 14 points while Sebastien Greene had 12 and a game-high 11 rebounds.

There were 15 lead changes before Butler’s 3-pointer gave Fordham a 60-59 edge at 7:13.

A.J. Jackson’s jumper and Bateko Francisco’s 3-pointer highlighted a 7-1 surge that put the Colonials in command, 66-61, with 4:14 to go.

Fordham pulled to 68-66 on Dunston’s layup with 1:23 to play.

The score was tied at 37 at halftime.

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Top Performers

 Top Performers
 Robert Morris
J. Chappell J. Chappell
11-13,  25 Pts
1 Rebs, 0 Assists
 Fordham
B. Dunston B. Dunston
5-9,  15 Pts
7 Rebs, 3 Assists

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