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NCAA Game Summary - Quinnipiac at Yale



(Wednesday, March 19th)

Final Score: Yale 69, Quinnipiac 68

New Haven, CT (SportsNetwork.com) - Justin Sears drilled a 3-pointer with one second left on the clock to lift his Yale Bulldogs past the Quinnipiac Bobcats, 69-68, in the first round of the CollegeInsiders.com Tournament at the John J. Lee Amphitheater.

Sears tallied 11 points, eight rebounds and five assists for the Bulldogs (16-13), while Javier Duren led Yale with 17 points. Matt Townsend chipped in 12 points and four rebounds in the win. The Bulldogs will advance to the second round where they will face an opponent yet to be determined.

Evan Conti netted 17 points to pace Quinnipiac (20-12), while Ousmane Drame notched a double-double with 12 points and 15 rebounds. Shaq Shannon contributed 12 points of his own, and Kasim Chandler added 11 points off the bench in the loss.

Yale connected on 45.5 percent of its field goal attempts in the first half, despite going just 2-of-12 from 3-point range. Quinnipiac hit 41.9 percent of its shots from the floor in the frame, and the teams went into the intermission knotted at 32 points apiece.

The Bobcats dropped their shooting percentage down to 39.3 in the second half, but hit 12-of-14 from the free-throw line. The Bulldogs connected on 35.3 percent of their attempts in the period, hitting 8-of-12 from deep, and trailed until Sears hit his game-winning 3-pointer as time expired.

Yale had a distinct edge in bench scoring over Quinnipiac, 20-11, and outscored the Bobcats from 3-point range, 30-18. Quinnipiac outscored the Bulldogs from the free-throw line, 14-5.

03/19 21:54:41 ET

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3rd
WIN 3
CAR 1
 
6th
KAN 0
SFG 5
 
4th
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HOU 81
 
Final
MIN 107
IND 89
 
Final
OKC 91
UTA 105
 
Half
DEN 37
POR 50
 
1st
LAL 11
PHO 10
 
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GSW
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ARKST 23
 
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NYR 4
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BOS 5
SJS 3
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TOR 5
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MON 2
DET 1
 
3rd
NAS 3
ARI 3
 
3rd
WIN 3
CAR 1
 
2nd Intermission
CHI 3
PHI 0
 
2nd Intermission
DAL 6
VAN 2
 
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COL 2
FLA 2
 
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CAL 0
TAM 0