St. Francis (NY) 64, Quinnipiac 56

Jalen Cannon scored 13 points and pulled down 19 boards to lead

St. Francis (N.Y.) to a 64-56 win over Quinnipiac on Thursday


Brent Jones added 11 points while both Akeem Johnson and Travis

Nichols chipped in 10 apiece for the Terriers (14-12, 11-4

Northeast Conference). St. Francis got back on the winning track

after dropping back-to-back games to conference leaders


Prior to that two-game skid, the Terriers had won a season-high

five straight.

In this contest, St. Francis led 30-26 at the break and

outscored the Bobcats 34-30 in the second half to seal the sweep of

the regular-season series. The Terriers also beat the Bobcats on

Jan. 5.

Garvey Young finished with 14 points to pace Quinnipiac (15-11,

8-7), while Ike Azotam turned in 12 points and 15 rebounds. The

Bobcats had their season-high four-game winning streak snapped.