Chris Hooper's layup with 3:48 to play stretched St. Francis Brooklyn's lead to 57-51. Nisre Zouzoua and Dan Garvin scored four points apiece to cap an 8-0 surge and Bryant led 59-57. Hooper scored on a putback to tie the game with 24 seconds remaining before McLaughlin sealed it for the Bulldogs.
Marcel Pettway had 12 points with 12 rebounds for Bryant (7-11, 4-1 Northeast Conference), which has won five of its last six games. Hunter Ware scored 14 points, and Zouzoua and Garvin added 10. McLaughlin chipped in four points with seven assists.