Marist 77, Maine 71

Chavaughn Lewis led four players in double figures with 24

points for Marist in a 77-71 win over Maine on Saturday.

Lewis was 10 of 16, grabbed nine rebounds and dished five

assists, as the Red Foxes (11-16) shot 51.8 percent from the field

(29 of 56).

Marist also shot 53.3 percent from 3-point range (8 of 15) in

the Bracket Busters contest.

Devin Price added 16 points and Manny Thomas and Isaiah Morton

had 10 each in the Red Foxes’ fourth win in their last five.

The Red Foxes had just one less turnover than Maine (16-15) but

tallied 22 assists, compared to 13 by the Black Bears (11-14).

Struggling to move the ball, Maine shot 39.7 percent from the

field (25 of 63).

Gerald McLemore scored 20 points and Mike Allison had 12 points

and 12 rebounds to lead the Black Bears, in their fourth straight

loss.