Wagner 59, Mount St. Mary’s 44
Jonathon Williams and Tyler Murray scored 14 points apiece and
Wagner clinched a Northeast Conference playoff berth and became the
quickest team to 20 wins in league history by defeating Mount St.
Mary’s 59-44 Wednesday night.
The Seahawks (20-4, 11-2), who won their fifth straight game and
12th of the last 13, matched Cleveland State for the NCAA lead with
a school-record 11 road wins. They also set a school record with
their ninth straight road win.
Wagner, which will host the Mountaineers (6-18, 4-9) on Saturday
in the next game for both teams. jumped out to a 12-2 lead and took
a 30-19 lead into halftime.
After the Mountaineers got within seven, at 36-29, the Seahawks
pulled away with a 16-3 run.
The Seahawks outshot the Mountaineers 41.1 percent (23 of 56) to
32.7 percent (18 of 55).
Julian Norfleet led the Mountaineers with 18 points, hitting