James Madison 58, Towson 56
Humpty Hitchens scored 18 points and Devon Moore made four free
throws in the final 30 seconds to help James Madison beat Towson
Hitchens hit five 3-pointers en route to 6 of 9 shooting for the
Dukes, who snapped a five-game losing skid.
James Madison (11-16, 4-11 Colonial Athletic Association)
started hot, opening the game on a 25-8 run and taking a 36-21 lead
into halftime behind an Andrey Semenov layup.
Towson (1-26, 1-14) rallied in the second half to take its first
lead of the game, 51-49, with 3:20 left to play but Hitchens made a
trey and Moore scored the Dukes’ final six points to seal the
Despite dominating the boards 49-19 the Tigers shot just 27.6
percent (16 of 58) from the field.
James Madison shot 45.5 percent (10 of 22) from 3-point
Robert Nwankwo led Towson with 15 points and 15 rebounds.