|Sacred Heart slips by Mount St. Mary, 80-75|
|Written by Admin|
|Thursday, 04 December 2008 17:32|
Mount St. Marys, which defeated Sacred Heart in last years conference championship game, led 47-36 with 17:31 remaining in the second half. The Pioneers then went on a 17-2 run over the next five minutes to take control.
The Pioneers (2-3, 1-0) made five-straight 3-pointers midway through the second half and led by as many as 10 points. Sacred Heart finished the game 9-for-18 from three-point range and only 11-for-23 from the foul line.
The Mount shot 56 percent from the field in the first half, but only 32 percent in the second.