Mount St. Mary's Visits St. Francis Brooklyn on Thursday Night

Mount St. Mary's Visits St. Francis Brooklyn on Thursday Night

MOUNT ST. MARY'S (10-9, 4-2 NEC) at ST. FRANCIS BROOKLYN (6-12, 3-3 NEC)
Thursday, January 18, 2018 | 7:00 p.m.
Pope Physical Education Center | Brooklyn, N.Y.

WATCH: 
NEC Front Row
LISTEN: 
WFMD (930 AM) (Adam Pohl, Play-by-Play)
GAME NOTES | TWITTER | LIVE STATS

MOUNT STORY LINES

  • Junior Robinson converted the game-winning lay-up with 13.9 seconds remaining to lift Mount St. Mary's past Saint Francis U, 81-80, in overtime on Saturday.  Robinson finished with 20 points and 10 assists for his second career double-double while Chris Wray added a career-high 22 points in the victory.  The Mountaineers rallied from an 11-point second-half deficit to earn the win. 
  • Junior Robinson was named the Northeast Conference Co-Player of the Week while Donald Carey earned NEC Rookie of the Week honors on Monday.  It is the second consecutive week the Mount has won both awards.  The previous week, Robinson was the Player of the Week while Jonah Antonio collected Rookie of the Week honors.
  • Junior Robinson leads the Northeast Conference in scoring at 21.9 points per game.  The 5-5 senior guard is coming off a 20-point, 10-assist effort in the Mount's 81-80 overtime win against Saint Francis U.  Robinson has scored 20 or more points in each of the past four games, and in 14 of the Mount's 19 games this season.
  • Chris Wray scored a career-high 22 points in the win over Saint Francis U, hitting 10-of-12 from the field.  Way is averaging 8.7 points and a team-high 8.2 rebounds per game this season while shooting 67.7 percent from the field.
  • The Mount offense has been in high gear during the team's season-best four-game win streak.  The Mount is averaging 84.0 points while shooting 51.6 percent from the field and 44.1 percent from three-point range.  The Mount has scored 78 or more points in all four games.
  • The Mountaineers have been hot from three-point range as well, hitting 52-of-118 (.441) from beyond the arc over the past four games. Six players have made at least one three-pointer during the streak, and all six are shooting better than 40.0 percent from beyond the arc over the four games.