Hairston scores 21 points, Towson beats William & Mary, 64-52

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TOWSON, Md. (AP)—Junior Hairston scored 21 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to lead Towson to a 64-52 victory over William & Mary on Saturday.

The Tigers (10-15, 6-9 Colonial Athletic Association) snapped a four-game losing streak and avenged a 61-51 loss to the Tribe on Jan. 19. William & Mary (13-12, 9-6) shot 21-for-59 (35.6 percent) from the floor and committed 14 turnovers en route to its third straight loss.

David Schneider led William & Mary with 13 points, and Marcus Kitts finished with eight. Josh Thornton scored 14 points and Jonathan Pease added 11 for Towson.

A jumper by Thornton gave Towson a 35-34 lead with 15:42 left and the Tigers never trailed again. Towson increased its lead to 52-38 seven minutes later on a 3-pointer by Pease and the Tribe did not got any closer than 10 the rest of the way.

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David Schneider David Schneider
4-7,  13 Pts
6 Rebs, 2 Assists
Junior Hairston Junior Hairston
8-16,  21 Pts
11 Rebs, 2 Assists

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