Recap - Quinnipiac Defeats Cent Conn State 85-78
Shaq Shannon scored 18 points leading Quinnipiac to an 85-78 victory over Cent Conn State at TD Bank Sports Center on Thursday.
Zaid Hearst had 17 points for Quinnipiac and Jamee Jackson chipped in with 14 points. Dave Johnson had 8 assists for them, while Ike Azotam was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 17 boards.
Cent Conn State got 32 points from Kyle Vinales in a losing cause and another 13 points from Matt Hunter. Kyle Vinales contributed 4 assists for them, while Terrell Allen had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Quinnipiac were victorious, as the score was 40-39 at the break.
Quinnipiac won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 51-31.