Jenkins scores game-winner in FDU’s 60-58 victory
HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) — Jahlil Jenkins drove the lane with a minute left for the tiebreaking basket and Fairleigh Dickinson held on for a 60-58 victory over St. Francis Brooklyn on Thursday night.
After Jenkins’ basket, the Terriers‘ final possession lasted the entire final minute as they missed three attempts from the arc and a final tip-in.
Edge scored 13 points and Jenkins 11 in the first half when the Knights (8-11, 3-4 Northeast) took a 36-21 lead. The Terriers outscored FDU 30-14 over the first 12½ minutes of the second half with 12 points from Rosel Hurley and 10 from Jalen Jordan to go up 51-50.
Hurley finished with 19 points on 8-of-9 shooting with Jordan and Deniz Celen adding 16 points each with Celen grabbing 10 rebounds. Yaradyah Evans also had 10 boards for the Terriers, who had a three-game win streak snapped.