BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) Je’lon Hornbeak and Justin Robinson each finished with 18 points and Monmouth rolled over Fairfield 82-62 on Tuesday night to earn the season sweep.
Monmouth, which extended its school record winning streak to 14, outscored Fairfield by 62 (173-111) over the course the schools’ two regular season matchups.
Hornbeak and Robinson combined for seven three pointers, as the Hawks (24-5, 16-2 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) drilled 13 overall and shot 54.2 percent from behind the arc. Micah Seaborn finished with 15 points and Chris Brady added 13 for Monmouth.
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Tyler Nelson hit five 3s and led all scorers with 25 points for Fairfield (14-13, 9-9).
The Hawks finished the first half on a 14-3 run and took a 46-34 lead at halftime. The Stags did not come within single digits the rest of the night, and a Hornbeak 3-pointer finally pushed the Hawks’ lead past 20 with 1:44 to go.