NIAG Niagara Purple Eagles 78
Niagara Purple Eagles Niagara Overall (6-5)
ATS (4-3-1)
O/U (1-7)
December 22 2018
- Patriot League Network
ARMY Army Black Knights 66
Army Black Knights Army Overall (5-8)
ATS (0-0)
O/U (0-0)
Final
Money Line Total: Spread ATS
12
Niagara Purple Eagles OFF OFF OFF
2751
Army Black Knights OFF OFF OFF
2937
Final
Money Line Total: Spread ATS
NIAG OFF OFF OFF
ARMY OFF OFF OFF
Recap

WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — James Towns finished with 19 points, six rebounds and five assists to propel Niagara to a 78-66 victory over Army on Saturday.

Marvin Prochet pitched in with 15 points, nine boards, three blocked shots and two steals for the Purple Eagles (6-5). Dominic Robb added 13 with three blocks and reserve Greg King pulled down 11 rebounds. Robb came in to the game averaging 3.4 blocked shots per game, fourth in the nation.

Jordan Fox scored 12 on 4-of-7 shooting from 3-point range and added six assists for the Black Knights (5-8), who were playing for the first time after a 10-day layoff for finals. Alex King had 12 points and Tommy Funk and Lonnie Grayson scored 10 each. Army lost for the first time in five home games.

Fox hit a 3-pointer with 33 seconds left in the first half to give Army a 29-27 lead at intermission. The Black Knights trailed 47-46 with 13:20 remaining in the game, but Prochet hit a 3-pointer, Robb scored on a layup and Towns added a rebound basket in a 7-0 run and the Purple Eagles never looked back.

Niagara leads the all-time series 9-7.

Matchup
Niagara Overall
W/L 6-5
ATS 4-3-1
Pts For 70.6
Pts Against 72.8
Total 1-7
Niagara Away
W/L 3-3
ATS 3-1
Pts For 69.7
Pts Against 73.2
Total 0-4
Date Opponent Result ATS O/U
Avg. Points For
Avg. Points Against
ATS
Over/Under
Army Overall
W/L 5-8
ATS 0-0
Pts For 72.2
Pts Against 74.6
Total 0-0
Army Home
W/L 4-1
ATS 0-0
Pts For 72.0
Pts Against 60.6
Total 0-0
Date Opponent Result ATS O/U
Avg. Points For
Avg. Points Against
ATS
Over/Under
Scoring
Niagara
NameMinFG3 PTFTOff RebRebAstStlBlkTOFouls+/-PTS
James Towns (G) 32:006-13 46.2%1-2 50%6-8 75%1650050019
Marvin Prochet (F) 26:005-13 38.5%2-4 50%3-4 75%3912333015
Dominic Robb (F) 27:006-7 85.7%0-0 0%1-2 50%0410312013
Keleaf Tate (G) 30:004-10 40%0-4 0%1-1 100%052302109
Marcus Hammond (G) 23:003-4 75%2-3 66.7%0-0 0%021101008
Raheem Solomon (G) 18:002-5 40%1-4 25%0-0 0%011001205
Chris Barton (G) 17:002-7 28.6%1-4 25%0-0 0%010001105
Greg Kuakumensah (F) 14:001-1 100%0-0 0%0-0 0%020101202
Greg King (F) 13:001-3 33.3%0-0 0%0-0 0%1110003202
Army
NameMinFG3 PTFTOff RebRebAstStlBlkTOFouls+/-PTS
Jordan Fox (G) 35:004-12 33.3%4-7 57.1%0-0 0%0461022012
Alex King (F) 30:004-14 28.6%2-6 33.3%2-3 66.7%1430014012
Tommy Funk (G) 35:003-6 50%2-3 66.7%2-2 100%0350043010
Lonnie Grayson (G) 12:003-6 50%3-5 60%1-2 50%0312001010
John Emezie (G-F) 14:002-3 66.7%2-3 66.7%0-0 0%000001006
Matt Wilson (F-C) 25:002-10 20%0-0 0%1-2 50%040103105
Cayne Edwards (G) 11:002-6 33.3%0-0 0%0-0 0%260001304
Aaron Duhart (G) 5:002-3 66.7%0-0 0%0-0 0%020002104
Jacob Kessler (G) 8:001-2 50%1-2 50%0-0 0%000100003
Josh Caldwell (G) 20:000-6 0%0-2 0%0-0 0%371101100
Tucker Blackwell (G) 5:000-0 0%0-0 0%0-2 0%001000000