Brown 90, CCSU 80

Sean McGonagill scored a season-high 27 points as Brown beat

Central Connecticut State 90-80 on Saturday.

Brown (5-7) entered the second half trailing by six, 35-29,

before Kyle Vinales sank a 3-pointer to extend Central Connecticut

State’s lead to 38-29. But McGonagill’s 3-pointer on Brown’s next

possession sparked a 16-6 run and helped the Bears take their first

lead of the game, 45-44.

Central Connecticut State (5-4) would watch Brown extend that

lead to 17 points behind three straight 3-pointers by Jean

Harris.

Brown’s second-half run lasted 11 minutes and it outscored the

Blue Devils 36-10 during the span.

Harris and Stephen Albrecht each scored 17 points. McGonagill,

Albrecht, Andrew McCarthy and Dockery Walker all recorded over

seven rebounds for the Bears.

Ken Horton had 30 points and 15 rebounds and Vinales added 28

points for Central Connecticut State.

Brown shot 58 percent from the field (29 of 50).