Cent Conn State vs Long Island Final: 86-82 - Recap

Faronte Drakeford scored 25 points for Cent Conn State on Thursday, leading them to an 86-82 victory over Long Island at Wellness Center.

Cent Conn State got 18 points from Brandon Peel and another 11 points from Malcolm McMillan. Khalen Cumberlander contributed 6 assists, while Faronte Drakeford cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.

Long Island got a 31-point performance from Gerrell Martin, who was supported by 17 points from Joel Hernandez. Jason Brickman had 10 assists in a losing cause for Long Island, while Joel Hernandez grabbed 12 rebounds.

Cent Conn State led at halftime, 37-31.

Long Island had a 48-32 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.