Pryor leads Robert Morris over Sacred Heart 73-63
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) Rodney Pryor scored 26 points and grabbed nine rebounds and Robert Morris defeated Sacred Heart 73-63 on Thursday night.
Pryor was 8-of-15 shooting and 8 of 9 from the line. Billy Giles was 6 of 8 for 16 points and also had nine rebounds for the Colonials (10-20, 8-9 Northeast), who avenged a 69-65 loss to the Pioneers (11-17, 10-7) on Jan. 2. Isaiah Still added 13 points and Kavon Stewart had 11.
Cane Broome scored 21 points, Matej Buovac 16 and Eyimofe Edukugho 11 for the Pioneers, who had a three-game win streak snapped.
The Pioneers led by one at halftime but trailed by 11, 66-55, with three minutes left in the game after a basket by Still and couldn't get closer than seven after that.
Sacred Heart is in a four-way, second-place tie, two games back of champion Wagner, with one regular-season game remaining.