action:article | category:SPORTS22 | adString:SPORTS22 | zoneID:40

Home » Sports » College Sports

January 22. 2014 11:28PM

College Sports Roundup: SNHU men cagers win fifth straight

Chris Walters scored 14 points and Rodney Sanders netted 12 to lead Southern New Hampshire University to its fifth straight win, a 60-50 Northeast-10 men’s basketball win against Adelphi in Garden City, N.Y., Wednesday. SNHU raised its record to 9-6 overall and 7-5 in the NE-10.

Both teams played to a low scoring 21-21 first half. A mini 6-0 run with five minutes left gave SNHU a 47-37 lead. Walters had a dunk and two free throws during that span. Elijah Bonsignore, held to four points, stretched the lead to 11 points with a lay-up with 3:22 to play. Mike Stys added 10 points to the win as SNHU forced Adelphi (4-12) to shoot just 33-percent from the floor.




Le Moyne 76, St. Anselm 74: In Syracuse, N.Y., a 12-5 run over the final 2:45 sparked the Dolphins (10-7, 7-4 NE-10) past the Hawks (11-6, 9-4). John Nielsen’s three-point shot with 2:45 left gave the Hawks a 69-64 lead. Le Moyne scored the next nine straight points behind Nate Champion (23 points), who had seven of them to give the hosts a 73-69 lead. Nate Gause (20 points) made three free throws in the final six seconds to preserve the win for the Dolphins. Chris Santo led the Hawks with 18 points and Mike McCahey added 17. Nielsen had 15 and Dino Mallios contributed 12 points and eight boards.

Women’s basketball

Franklin Pierce 64, Pace 57: In Pleasantville, N.Y., Brittany Martelle scored a game-high 25 points for the Ravens (9-7) who won for the fifth time in six games. Martelle was 8-for-10 from the inside the stripe and 6-of-7 from the foul line. She also handed out three assists and grabbed three boards.




Eastern Conn. State 71, Keene State 66: In Willimantic, Conn., the Owls (8-7) dropped their fourth straight Little East Conference game. Sophomore Kelsey Cognetta scored 15 points and freshman Jovan Kingwood came off the bench to net a season high 14 points to lead the Owls. Freshman Amanda Petrow pulled down a season-high 16 rebounds to go with nine points.




Le Moyne 55, St. Anselm College 54: In Syracuse, N.Y., Alex Marple’s free throw with 17 seconds left gave the hosts a three-point lead. Briana Jones scored a layup for the Hawks (10-8 overall, 6-7 NE-10) with one second left, but it was too little, too late. Tori Lehr was 12 of 24 from the field and finished with 25 points and nine rebounds.




Adelphi 83, SNHU 38: In Garden City, N.Y., Brooke Springfield scored 10 points for the Penmen who fell to 6-10 overall and 4-7 in the Northeast-10.


 NH Sports Angle more
Links to news and happenings around the world of sports with a Granite State connection, updated daily.

Goalie Danny Tirone to enroll at UNH for second semester after star's suspension for domestic violence

'Smoke' blows into New Hampshire with the law in his rear-view mirror

Man found unconscious at Winchester Speedpark Saturday

Too young to drive, but old enough for NHMS

Police examine speed, possible horseplay in golf cart fatality

Mass. man, 27, dies in golf cart accident at The Links at Outlook

Hanover's Sarah Groff competes in the women's triathlon final during the 2012 London Olympic Games.

Hanover Olympian in spotlight at Las Vegas Super Sprint

FHL makes it official, team planned for Berlin will play in North Adams, Mass. instead

Can NH soccer star Charlie Davies make a comeback?

Inside NIKEs secret sports lab; born in Exeter, now located in Oregon.

Concord Monitor decries gender pay gap in professional tennis

FHL franchise slated for Berlin may go to North Adams, Mass. instead

Eagles' Kelly says he learned his offense by studying defense while at UNH

Former Concord area youth baseball coach sentenced to 30 more years in prison

Maine boxer Brandon Berry making Fight to Educate history

Hudson family, classmates working to keep Alvirne soccer standout Raul Stedile in U.S.

Israel unrest moves meet for NH swim star

Race date for Oxford 250 moved from July to Aug. 30 next year

NH's Groff a highlight for U.S. at ITU World Triathlon Series Grand Final

Maine fighters Lamour, Berry on New Hampshire boxing card

Q&A with Matt Bonner as he weighs free agency

Keene State mum on suspension of veteran track coach

Morgan Andrews speaks: Notre Dame star undeterred by U.S. U-20 World Cup snub

MORE

 New Hampshire Events Calendar
    

    SHARE EVENTS FOR PUBLICATION, IT'S FREE!

Upcoming Events

 New Hampshire Business Directory

  

    ADD YOUR BUSINESS TODAY!