Robert Morris 76, St. Francis, Pa. 67

Karon Abraham scored 13 points and Robert Morris went on a late

15-4 run, propelling the Colonials over St. Francis (Pa.) 76-67 on

Thursday night.

Chris Johnson dropped in a layup to put the Red Flash up 63-61

with just under 5 minutes to go, but Robert Morris took over from

there. Rob Robinson’s jumper with 4:26 remaining was the first of

nine straight Colonials points that made up their game-winning

run.

Russell Johnson added 12 points and Gary Wallace had 11 for the

Colonials (15-8, 10-1 Northeast Conference), who stayed atop the

conference standings. Robert Morris has won eight straight games

and 11 of 12.

Devin Sweetney scored 18 points to lead the Red Flash (7-15,

5-6), who came in with back to back wins. The Red Flash haven’t won

more than two games in a row this season.

The two teams meet again on Saturday to complete the season

series.