Northeast Conference Tournament - Recap - Robert Morris Defeats Fairleigh Dickinson 60-53
Robert Morris earned a 60-53 victory over Fairleigh Dickinson on Wednesday, getting 19 points from Lucky Jones at Sewall Center.
Bettors who backed Robert Morris were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 11.
Anthony Myers-Pate had 10 points for Robert Morris and Stephan Hawkins chipped in with 8 points. Lucky Jones had 4 assists for them, while Lucky Jones was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Fairleigh Dickinson got a 16-point performance from Sidney Sanders Jr., who was supported by 15 points from Scooter Gillette. Sidney Sanders Jr. had 3 assists in a losing cause for Fairleigh Dickinson, while Mathias Seilund grabbed 10 rebounds.
Robert Morris led at halftime, 26-24.
Robert Morris won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 33-30.