Sacred Heart defeats Quinnipiac 70-66
HAMDEN, Conn. (AP)Joey Henley scored 25 points to lead Sacred Heart over Quinnipiac 70-66 in a Northeast Conference game Thursday night.
It was the fifth straight time that Sacred Heart has defeated their in-state rival.
With the score tied at 62 with 3:50 to play, Sacred Heart went on an 8-2 run to put the game away.
Ryan Litke added 14 points and Ryon Howard had 13 points and eight rebounds for the Pioneer (7-11, 4-4 NEC).
Quinnipiac was led by Justin Rutty with 22 points and 18 rebounds. The Bobcats (8-10, 4-4) also got 17 points from Bryan Geffen and 15 from James Feldeine.
Quinnipiac led by as much as 12 points in the first half and led 39-34 at the half.