Cleveland St. 67, Rhode Island 45

Aaron Pogue scored 20 points and Cleveland State defeated Rhode

Island 67-45 on Sunday in a Legends Classic subregional game.

The Vikings (6-1) took control early, turning a 5-4 lead into an

18-6 advantage on Anton Grady’s layup with 13:41 left in the first


Pogue, who shot 8 for 10, scored seven points and Cleveland

State turned six turnovers into six points during the 13-2 run.

The Vikings scored 26 off of 21 Rhode Island turnovers in the

game, and shot 51.8 percent from the field (29 of 56).

D’Aundray Brown added 15 points and Trevon Harmon had 14 for

Cleveland State.

The Rams, who shot 39.6 percent from the field (21 of 53), had

just one player score in double figures. Orion Outerbridge led

Rhode Island (1-5) with 12 points. The Rams were 0 for 8 from

3-point range and just 3 of 10 from the free-throw line.