WRITTEN BY KEAH WATKINS
The St. Francis Men’s basketball team fell 78-58 to the University of Dayton on Saturday, November 16, 2013.
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At the start of the game, the Dayton Flyers took the lead and held it for the remainder of the first half, going into halftime having the advantage at 32-25.
Dayton held the lead for the rest of the game, but the terriers cut the deficit to three on three different occasions.
With 11:50 left in the game, the score was 43-40 after St. Francis’ P.J. Santavenere shot a 3-point field goal.
Shortly after, Dayton began an 11-3 run over the span of three minutes, and by the four-minute media timeout, Dayton had a 30-7 run.
Jalen Cannon had 14 points and eight rebounds while Wayne Martin had nine points.
The Terriers are now 2-1 and will face Syracuse University on Monday, November 18, at 7:30 p.m. which can be seen live on ESPN3.com.