NAVY Navy Midshipmen 63
Navy Midshipmen Navy Overall (5-9)
ATS (0-1)
O/U (0-1)
January 09 2019
- Patriot League Network
AMER American University Eagles 71
American University Eagles American University Overall (8-6)
ATS (0-0)
O/U (0-0)
Final
Money Line Total: Spread ATS
12
Navy Midshipmen OFF OFF OFF
2637
American University Eagles OFF OFF OFF
3239
Final
Money Line Total: Spread ATS
NAVY OFF OFF OFF
AMER OFF OFF OFF
Recap

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sa'eed Nelson scored 25 points and made 11 of 12 free throws and American University held off Navy 71-63 on Wednesday night.

Mark Gasperini and Larry Motuzis added 12 points apiece for the Eagles (8-6, 2-1 Patriot League), who shot 51 percent and made 16 of 19 free throws.

Navy closed to 43-41 on a 13-2 run capped by George Kiernan's layup and his jumper made it at 47-all with 8:43 to play. Gasperini scored six straight and American led 62-56 on Motuzis' dunk with a minute left and Nelson made 6 of 6 from the stripe in the final 43 seconds.

American pulled away on an 11-2 run and led 32-26 at halftime on Gasperini's layup.

Kiernan scored 17 points and grabbed 11 rebounds for Navy (5-9, 2-1). Evan Wieck added 16, Cam Davis 13 and Hasan Abdullah had 10 points with five assists.

Matchup
Midshipmen Overall
W/L 5-9
ATS 0-1
Pts For 62.8
Pts Against 71.6
Total 0-1
Midshipmen Away
W/L 1-6
ATS 0-0
Pts For 61.7
Pts Against 75.7
Total 0-0
Last 10 Games
Date Opponent Result ATS O/U
1-9
6:00 PM
at American University L 71-63
1-6
12:00 PM
Holy Cross W 50-48
1-3
6:00 PM
Colgate W 72-66
12-30
12:00 PM
at Cornell L 61-50
12-21
6:00 PM
at George Mason L 84-63
12-9
1:30 PM
at Lipscomb L 107-81
12-5
6:00 PM
at Delaware W 80-65
12-1
3:00 PM
Brown L 67-50
11-28
6:00 PM
Liberty L 76-58
11-20
6:00 PM
at Morgan State L 75-51
Avg. Points For 61.8
Avg. Points Against 72.0
ATS 0-0
Over/Under 0-0
Eagles Overall
W/L 8-6
ATS 0-0
Pts For 72.1
Pts Against 67.2
Total 0-0
Eagles Home
W/L 5-2
ATS 0-0
Pts For 73.6
Pts Against 63.0
Total 0-0
Last 10 Games
Date Opponent Result ATS O/U
1-9
6:00 PM
Navy W 71-63
1-6
1:00 PM
at Colgate L 73-69
1-2
6:00 PM
Boston University W 86-74
12-29
1:00 PM
at George Washington L 71-67
12-22
11:00 AM
UMES W 82-58
12-18
6:00 PM
Mount St. Mary's L 56-55
12-8
3:00 PM
at Howard L 85-83
12-4
6:00 PM
St. Francis (PA) W 95-82
11-30
6:00 PM
Wagner L 64-58
11-27
6:00 PM
at Virginia Military W 74-64
Avg. Points For 74.0
Avg. Points Against 69.0
ATS 0-0
Over/Under 0-0
Scoring
American University
NameMinFG3 PTFTOff RebRebAstStlBlkTOFouls+/-PTS
Sa'eed Nelson (G) 40:007-14 50%0-3 0%11-12 91.7%1542221025
Larry Motuzis (G) 33:004-8 50%1-4 25%3-5 60%1510122012
Mark Gasperini (F-C) 26:006-8 75%0-0 0%0-0 0%1311032012
Sam Iorio (F) 39:004-9 44.4%1-4 25%0-0 0%164130209
Stacy Beckton Jr. (G) 26:002-6 33.3%1-4 25%2-2 100%013310407
Josh Alexander (F) 17:003-4 75%0-0 0%0-0 0%140112006
Jacob Boonyasith (G) 10:000-1 0%0-1 0%0-0 0%002001100
Marvin Bragg (G) 9:000-1 0%0-1 0%0-0 0%011001000
Navy
NameMinFG3 PTFTOff RebRebAstStlBlkTOFouls+/-PTS
George Kiernan (F) 32:008-14 57.1%1-5 20%0-2 0%51121123017
Evan Wieck (C) 34:008-9 88.9%0-0 0%0-2 0%5710023016
Cam Davis (G) 33:004-10 40%1-3 33.3%4-4 100%0030012013
Hasan Abdullah (G) 35:005-14 35.7%0-4 0%0-0 0%0353053010
Greg Summers (G) 26:001-8 12.5%0-2 0%5-6 83.3%131020307
John Carter Jr. (G) 15:000-3 0%0-2 0%0-0 0%141103000
Danny Ogele (F) 8:000-1 0%0-0 0%0-0 0%120001100
Luke Loehr (F) 6:000-0 0%0-0 0%0-0 0%000000100
Josiah Strong (G) 5:000-0 0%0-0 0%0-0 0%001000000
Ryan Pearson (G) 4:000-1 0%0-1 0%0-0 0%000001000
Isaiah Burnett (G) 2:000-0 0%0-0 0%0-0 0%000000000