Posted: Thursday January 10, 2013 10:56 PM

Robert Morris routs Fairleigh Dickinson 88-54

Decrease font Decrease font
Enlarge font Enlarge font

HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) - Coron Williams scored a season-high 27 points, hitting 8 of 10 3-pointers, as Robert Morris overwhelmed Fairleigh Dickinson 88-54 in Northeast Conference action to snap a three-game losing streak.

Williams was 9 of 12 from the field for the Colonials (9-7, 1-2), who shot 55.9 percent from the field (33 of 59) and 13 of 24 from long range.

Robert Morris closed out the first half on a 19-5 run to lead 44-25, then opened the second with a 17-4 spurt.

Mike McFadden and Stephan Hawkins scored 12 apiece for Robert Morris and Russell Johnson had his first double-double of the season with 10 points and 10 rebounds as the Colonials took a 37-23 advantage on the glass.

Melquan Bolding scored 17 points and Kinu Rochford 13 for the Knights (6-9, 1-2), who have lost two games in a row.

Robert Morris has won 10 straight in the series.

 
SI.com
Hot Topics: NBA Draft Yasiel Puig NHL Playoffs NBA Playoffs Mark Cuban Jabari Parker
TM & © 2014 Time Inc. A Time Warner Company. All Rights Reserved.
Terms under which this service is provided to you. Read our privacy guidelines, your California privacy rights, and ad choices.
SI CoverRead All ArticlesBuy Cover Reprint