LORETTO, Pa. (AP) -DeMario Anderson scored 19 points and Evann Baker scored 16 of his 18 points in the first half to lead Quinnipiac to a 74-61 victory over St. Francis, Pa. on Thursday night.
Justin Rutty added 10 points and nine rebounds for Quinnipiac (6-7, 2-0 Northeast Conference).
Chris Berry was the only player in double figures for St. Francis (3-10, 1-1) with 13 points.
Quinnipiac went on a 13-3 run to take a 20-8 lead with 10:49 to go in the first half. The Red Flash narrowed the gap to 27-20, but the Bobcats had a 9-4 surge to close the half and take a 36-24 lead at the break.
Quinnipiac took a 46-33 lead in 15:34 remaining, but St. Francis closed to 50-44 on a Berry layup with 10:34 to play. Anderson scored the next four points to regain a 10-point lead for the Bobcats, and St. Francis never got closer than eight points the rest of the way.

NCAAB Headlines

More inNCAAB News  

NCAAB Top Stories

Thumbnail Texas to contend in 2016-17? Now with a year at Texas under his belt, can Shaka Smart expect bigger things from the Longhorns in 2016-17?
Thumbnail 2017 NCAA Championship Odds Following Villanova’s big win in the 2016 NCAA Tournament, who has emerged as the favorite to win the 2017 NCAA Tournament?
Thumbnail Will Huskies reach hallowed ground vs.Orange?   As the old saying goes, three things are certain in life: death, taxes and UConn in an NCAA tournament setting.
Thumbnail Nova vs. UNC Player Prop Odds & Picks Here’s a look at some of the player prop odds ahead of tonight’s national championship matchup between North Carolina and Villanova at 9:19PM ET.
Thumbnail National Title Line Movement Report Both the side and the total have moved ahead of tonight’s NCAA National Championship Game between North Carolina and Villanova.
More inNCAAB Articles  

NCAAB Team Pages