Brown 67, St. Francis, NY 63

BY foxsports • November 24, 2010

Tucker Halpern scored 15 points and Brown held off St. Francis (N.Y.) 67-63 on Wednesday.

The Bears (3-1) shot 63 percent (17 of 27) from the floor in the first half, including going 4 for 4 from 3-point range on their way to a 38-23 halftime lead.

Brown led just 9-6 with 15:10 left in the first half before scoring nine straight over the next 2:44.

The Terriers (3-2), who made just 9 of 26 shots in the first half (34.6 percent), improved their shooting to a 50 percent effort in the second half (15 of 30).

St. Francis cut the score to 65-63 on Ricky Cadell's 3-pointer with 7 seconds left.

The Bears, however, held on as Halpern hit both of his free throws two seconds later.

Garrett Leffelman scored 13 points and Sean McGonagill added 11 for Brown.

Cadell finished with 19 points.