Bryant Shot Down By Quinnipiac

Quinnipiac blows out Bryant 80-60

      SMITHFIELD, R.I. (AP) – James Johnson scored 24 points on seven
3-pointers and Justin Rutty added 16 points and 10 rebounds to lead
Quinnipiac over Bryant 80-60 on Thursday night.
      The Bobcats (18-8, 10-5 Northeast Conference) converted 14 of 18
two-point shot attempts in the opening half and led 42-34 at the
break. Quinnipiac shot 7 of 11 from 3-point range (63.6 percent) in
the second half, extending its lead to as many as 25 points.
      Deontay Twyman added 13 points for the Bobcats, while Rutty
notched his 38th career double-double – the most in Quinnipiac's
Division I history.
      Alex Francis led the Bulldogs (9-18, 7-8) with 17 points and
nine rebounds. Cecil Gresham scored 11 and Frankie Dobbs and Vlad
Kondratyev each scored 10 for Bryant, which shot 52.4 percent from
the free-throw line (11 of 21).
      The Bobcats, who have won six of their last seven games,
outrebounded Bryant 38-26.
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