Wagner rolls over Fairleigh Dickinson 84-66

The Associated PressMarch 1, 2013

HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) -- Jonathon Williams scored 20 points and Wagner opened the second half by scoring 12 of the first 14 to storm back from a two-point halftime deficit and roll to an 84-66 victory over Fairleigh Dickinson on Thursday night.

The Seahawks (17-11, 11-6 Northeast Conference) held the Knights (7-23, 2-15) to 26.9 percent shooting (7 of 26) in the second half after they had shot 66.7 percent (16 of 24) in the first to lead 41-39 at halftime.

Williams opened the second half with a pair of layups for Wagner, which scored 15 second-half points off turnovers to none for Fairleigh Dickinson.

Orlando Parker added 14 points and Kenneth Ortiz had 13 points and seven assists for the Seahawks, who are tied with Bryant, LIU Brooklyn and Quinnipiac for second in the conference.

Kinu Rochford scored 22 points and Xavier Harris 13 to lead the Knights, who have lost 14 straight.