Chattanooga takes down Robert Morris 61-46
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) Casey Jones scored 13 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as Chattanooga beat Robert Morris 61-46 on Wednesday in the Battle 4 Atlantis Mainland Bracket.
Jones was 9 of 10 from the free throw line as the Mocs made 24 of 31 compared to Robert Morris’ 18 attempts.
Justin Tuoyo and Greg Pryor also had 13 points apiece for Chattanooga (2-3).
Tuoyo scored four points during Chattanooga’s 11-0 first-half run to take a 30-20 lead, but Robert Morris’ Marcquise Reed scored the final five points of the half to cut its deficit to 32-25.
The Colonials only made one field goal in the first 10 minutes after halftime and trailed 50-29 after Pryor’s 3-pointer.
Lucky Jones led Robert Morris (1-4) with 11 points.
Chattanooga will play in the championship game on Thursday.