Black Bears Beat Brown Bears at the Pizzitola Center

Maine beats Brown 71-58
      PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) – Justin Edwards and Alasdair Fraser
scored 17 points apiece to lead Maine over Brown 71-58 on Friday
for the Black Bears' third consecutive win.

      Raheem Singleton added 11 points and Gerald McLemore 10 for
Maine (6-4), which came alive in the second half to seal the

      Brown led 30-29 at the break, but Edwards' three-point play
early in the second half helped spark a 19-7 Maine run over a 7 ½
minute span for a lead that would stick.

      Maine outscored Brown 42-28 in the second half to clinch the

      Mike Allison had a game-high 10 rebounds for Maine, which
outrebounded Brown 42-30. Singleton hit 3 of 4 from beyond the arc,
as Maine outshot Brown 50 percent (6 of 12) to 23.1 percent (3 of
13) from long range.

      Matt Sullivan scored 15 points to lead Brown (5-8), which has
lost four of its last five.

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