NCAA Game Summary - Central Connecticut State at Wagner
(Wednesday, March 6)
Final Score: Wagner 72, Central Connecticut State 50
Staten Island, NY (Sports Network) - Jonathon Williams netted 20 points as the
Wagner Seahawks routed the Central Connecticut State Blue Devils, 72-50, in
the quarterfinals of the Northeast Conference tournament at the Spiro Sports
Marcus Burton contributed 15 points, six rebounds and five assists off the
bench for second-seeded Wagner (19-11), while Latif Rivers chipped in 10
Kyle Vinales paced CCSU (13-17) with 23 points and Malcolm McMillan had 10
CCSU shot just 22.2 percent in the opening period and went more than seven
minutes without a basket midway through the half. Wagner made twice as many
baskets as the Blue Devils and led 32-19 at intermission.
Kenneth Ortiz had five of his seven assists in the second half as Wagner shot
38.5 percent from the floor.
Wagner won the rebounding battle, 56-40, and corralled 23 offensive boards.
It will face Long Island in the semifinals this weekend.
03/06 21:37:48 ET
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