Mount St. Mary's (6-10) Takes On Central Connecticut State (7-9)

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1ST2ND TOTAL
  Mount St. Mary's 39 41 80
  CCSU 38 37 75
Sat, Jan 19 2013, 03:30 PM

William H. Detrick Gymnasium
New Britain, CT
Attendance: 1,849

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Mount St. Mary's travels to William H. Detrick Gymnasium on Saturday to take on Central Connecticut State. It gets started at 3:30 EST. The Mountaineers are 2-4 against the Blue Devils over the last four years. They fell 78-63 on 2/23/2012, the last time they met.

Mount St. Mary's is in 11th place in the NEC, Central Connecticut State is in 2nd place.

In their last match-up, Shivaughn Wiggins finished with 20 points in the Mountaineers 79-78 loss against Bryant on January 17th. He is putting up 5.4 points per game while also averaging 2.1 rebounds per game. In a 73-66 victory over Wagner on January 17th, Kyle Vinales put up 30 points and 6 rebounds for the Blue Devils. With 22.0 points per game and 3.6 assists per game, he has team-best marks in both categories.

Central Connecticut State has a statistical edge over Mount St. Mary's in two specific areas. One concern is rebounding, where the Blue Devils hold the advantage over the Mountaineers, 33 per game to 25 per game. In addition, Central Connecticut State has the edge in scoring, 72 points per game to 63 points per game. A key area of strength for Central Connecticut State is turnover percentage at 18.3, which ranks 1st in their conference (and 75th nationally).

StatSmack! Mount St. Mary's is better than Central Connecticut State
  • Mount St. Mary's players are more experienced than Central Connecticut State players (11,090 minutes played vs 6,414 minutes played).
  • The Mount St. Mary's basketball team finishes what they start, with a better graduation rate than Central Connecticut State (80% vs 43%).
  • We're so much better than you, we get lazy. Mount St. Mary's has come back to win after being down at half against Central Connecticut State 3 times since 1997.
  • At least you keep showing up. Mount St. Mary's has an average margin of victory of 11 over Central Connecticut State in 12 wins since 1988.
MOUNT Players Mins Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk TO
C+ Rashad Whack 30 13 3 1 2 0 2
C Sam Prescott 25 10 3 1 1 0 1
C Julian Norfleet 30 9 2 2 2 0 1
C- J. Castellanos 27 5 1 4 1 0 2
D+ K. Krajina 19 7 3 1 1 0 2
D+ S. Wiggins 19 5 2 2 1 0 1
D Xavier Owens 16 4 2 0 1 0 1
D Taylor Danaher 14 3 2 0 0 0 1
D Raven Barber 14 4 2 0 0 0 1
D Gregory Graves 9 1 1 0 0 0 0
D Kelvin Parker 11 3 1 0 0 0 1
F Oliver Brown 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
F Aaron Brown 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
F Aaron DeVan 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
F C. Crockett 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
CCSU Players Mins Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk TO
B Matt Hunter 37 17 8 3 3 1 4
B Kyle Vinales 39 22 2 4 2 0 3
C M. McMillan 36 7 4 3 2 0 2
C Adonis Burbage 34 11 3 1 1 0 1
D+ Brandon Peel 18 4 6 1 1 1 1
D+ Joseph Efese 19 6 3 0 1 1 1
D+ Terrell Allen 17 5 3 1 0 1 1
D- Andrew Hurd 4 1 0 0 0 0 0
F Erik Raleigh 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
F Greg Andrade 4 2 0 1 0 0 0
F K. Cumberlander 14 2 0 0 0 0 1

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NEC Standings

OverallConf
1 Robert Morris 22-14 14-2
2 Wagner 19-12 12-4
3 Bryant 18-14 10-6
4 SFNY 18-14 9-7
 4MOUNT 16-17 9-7
6 CCSU 11-19 7-9
6 SFPA 10-21 7-9
8 FDU 10-21 6-10
9 Long Island 9-20 4-12
10 Sacred Heart 5-26 2-14
Last updated: Apr 10th, 2014

2013-2014 Roster

#2 Byron Ashe Fr G 6-0 155
#34 Aaron Brown Jr F 6-6 225
#50 Taylor Danaher So C 7-0 215
#12 Charles Glover Fr G 6-1 180
#15 Gregory Graves So F 6-7 220
#21 Maalik Howard Fr G 6-0 160
#13 K. Krajina Sr F 6-10 245
#14 Will Lyle So F 6-6 195
#0 Chris Martin Jr G 6-0 190
#5 Liam McManimon So G 5-10 160
#11 Will Miller Fr F 6-6 185
#23 Julian Norfleet Sr G 6-2 165
#4 Khalid Nwandu Fr G 6-3 165
#3 Sam Prescott Sr G 6-3 185
#22 Rashad Whack Sr G 6-3 195