Ford with 18, leads Quinnipiac over Monmouth 72-52
Ford scored 13 points in the first half and shot 50 percent from behind the arc. Ousmane Drame added 11 points and 12 boards for the Bobcats, who out-rebounded Monmouth 50-32.
Quinnipiac (12-10, 6-7 Metro Atlantic) led by 13 points at intermission but allowed Monmouth a 7-0 run with 11:11 left to play to put the Hawks within nine. Evan Conti answered with back-to-back 3-pointers for the Bobcats, and they led by double figures the rest of the way.