Mount St. Mary’s, Md. 63, Robert Morris 66

Preview | Box Score | Recap| *Robert Morris

CORAOPOLIS, Pa. (AP)—Rob Robinson scored 17 points and hit key baskets in the closing minutes to lift Robert Morris to a 66-63 victory over Mount St. Mary’s on Saturday.

Bateko Francisco and Jimmy Langhurst each scored 11 points for Robert Morris (21-10, 15-3 Northeast Conference).

Shawn Atupem scored 14 points for Mount St. Mary’s (17-2, 12-6).

In a game that featured 16 ties and 15 lead changes, Mount St. Mary’s had a 34-31 edge at the half and scored six straight points to grab a 59-57 lead with just over five minutes remaining.

Robinson hit a free throw and then a jump shot to give Robert Morris a 62-61 lead with 2:40 left, then tipped in a missed shot to put the Colonials ahead again, 64-63, with 1:42 left. Free throws by Langhurst and Jeremy Chappell sealed the win.

Related Articles

Top Performers

 Top Performers
 Mount St. Mary's
S Atupem S Atupem
6-12,  14 Pts
4 Rebs, 1 Assists
 Robert Morris
Rob Robinson Rob Robinson
7-7,  17 Pts
5 Rebs, 2 Assists

Team Stat Leaders


Conference Scoreboard

Saturday, Feb 28