Written By SFCToday Sports Staff
Rasheem Dunn and Glenn Sanabria combined to score 41 points as St. Francis College Brooklyn’s men’s basketball delivered a strong second half to seal an 87-74 home win over Fairleigh Dickinson in a key Northeast Conference (NEC) battle on Saturday afternoon, the Associated Press reported.
St. Francis Brooklyn now has a record of 10-6 in the NEC and 13-15 overall and the Terriers remain in a second-place tie with Saint Francis University, Mount Saint Mary’s and Robert Morris with two games remaining.
St. Francis Brooklyn now goes away to LIU Brooklyn on Thursday evening at 8pm for the “Battle of Brooklyn” and then away on Saturday to Central Connecticut State University.
Dunn struggled from the floor, hitting just 5 of 17 field goal attempts, including 1 of 4 from beyond the 3-point arc.
But Dunn converted 10 of 12 from the free throw line to finish with 21 points.
Sanabria hit 6 of 10 from the field, including 3 of 7 from deep and finished with 20 points.
D.J. Porter grabbed 15 rebounds and Milijia Cosic contributed 14 points.