Robert Morris 72, Youngstown St. 67
Karon Abraham scored 20 points, including a tiebreaking jumper
with 33 seconds left, as Robert Morris defeated Youngstown State
72-67 on Wednesday night after losing a 15-point second-half
Abraham’s basket gave the Colonials (5-7) a 69-67 lead, and he
added a pair of free throws with 6 seconds left for the game’s
final points after Gary Wallace’s free throw made it 70-67.
Kelvin Bright, who led the Penguins (5-7) with 14 points, scored
six during a 26-7 second-half run when Youngstown State turned a
54-39 deficit into a 65-61 lead.
A dunk by Dallas Green and a layup by Mezie Nwigwe pulled Robert
Morris back into a 65-65 tie.
Russell Martin had 12 points and 11 rebounds and Green had 10
points and 10 rebounds for the Colonials, who outrebounded the
Sirlester Martin scored 12 points and Ashen Ward 11 for