Fairleigh Dickinson 79, St. Francis, Pa. 61
LORETTO, Pa. (AP)—Manny Ubilla scored 23 points and Bernell Murray had 21 to lead Fairleigh Dickinson to a 79-61 win over St. Francis, Pa. on Saturday night.
The Knights (7-15, 3-9 Northeast Conference) never trailed, using a 10-0 run in the opening minutes to take control with a 20-7 lead. St. Francis (5-18, 3-9) cut the margin to 36-30 at the half before Fairleigh Dickinson opened the second half with a 13-2 run.
Eric Hazard scored 16 points and Sean Baptiste 10 for the Knights, who snapped a four-game losing streak. Devin Sweetney had 14 points and Chris Berry added 11 for St. Francis, which has lost 12 of its last 14 games.
Fairleigh Dickinson rebounded from a 50-point loss to Robert Morris two nights earlier thanks to the return of two starters. Murray missed the Robert Morris game for violating an institutional policy, and Baptiste was out with a jaw injury.