UnitedHealthcare Health insurance that includes all Western PA hospitals
Thursday October 6 2022
Leave this field empty.

Robert Morris hammers Bryant

PSR Logo
Colonials improve to 3-0 in NEC with blowout road victory

Velton Jones had 14 points, 7 assists and 4 steals to lead Robert Morris to an 84-53 runaway win over Bryant in Rhode Island on Thursday night.

The Colonials (12-4, 3-0) eased to a 29-14 lead in the first half, but the Bulldogs fought back to trail 34-28 at intermission.

After Bryant (1-13, 0-3) cut the gap to four to open the second half, Robert Morris launched a 31-7 run. Jones scored nine of the Colonials' first 11 points in the spurt, including two 3-pointers.

Mike McFadden added 10 points for Robert Morris, which used 14 players in posting its highest point total of the season. None played more than 25 minutes and 11 scored.

Robert Morris outrebounded the Bulldogs 41-26 and outscored them 26-6 in the paint.

Bryant made only 17 of 47 field goals, but 11 of 28 were 3-pointers.

Raphael Jordan's 21 points led the Bulldogs.

The Associated Press

Share
PSR VIDEO
See video
Full size video and summary... Misc YouTube Player 1 Penguins TV Channel
See video
Full size video and summary... Misc YouTube Player 2Penguins TV Channel
See video
Full size video and summary... Misc YouTube Player 3Penguins TV Channel
Josh Bell had not hit a walk-off home run since he was a member of the Altoona Curve in 2015. He changed that Friday with a soaring shot for the left field loonies.
Custom 1North Shore Notes
Francisco Cervelli is as passionate about the current state of Venezuela as anybody you'll find. Last month, the Pirates' catcher spoke passionately about the movement, his country's state of affairs and the future of Venezuela.
Custom 2North Shore NotesPress Room
Gustav Nyquist and Jimmy Howard led the way for the Red Wings, who landed Pittsburgh its fourth straight regulation loss.
Blue LineCustom 3Press Room
Monday night was more than a game. For Jameson Taillon, it was another heave in an ongoing push to liberation from a disease that can break down the toughest of men.
Custom 4North Shore NotesPress Room