Men's Basketball Looking to Line Up Fourth Straight Win Saturday Against Southern Connecticut

Southern New Hampshire (8-5, 4-4 NE10)
vs.
Southern Connecticut (10-5, 5-2 NE10)
Saturday, January 12, 2019 - 3:30 p.m.
Stan Spirou Field House - Manchester, N.H.

 

Schedule/Results
Roster
Statistics
Schedule/Results
Roster
Statistics

  

Series: SNHU leads, 52-24
Last Meeting: SCSU 76, SNHU 74 (02/23/18 at New Haven, Conn.)

SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE
Last Time Out:
 SNHU 81, Pace 78 (01/09/19 at Pleasantville, N.Y.)
Streak: Won 3

Leading Scorers:
#11 Daquaise Andrews, Sr., G – 13/13  G/GS, 21.6 PPG, 7.1 RPG, 6.2 APG, 1.6 SPG, .438 FG%, .729 FT%
#22 Eamonn Joyce, Jr., F – 13/13 G/GS, 15.0 PPG, 4.6 RPG, 1.2 BPG, .543 FG%, .462 3-FG%, .846 FT%
#10 Shawn Montague, Jr., G – 13/13 G/GS, 13.8 PPG, 9.5 RPG, 1.2 APG, 1.0 SPG, 1.6 BPG, .551 FG%
#4 Charlie Russo, Sr., G – 13/13  G/GS, 8.6 PPG, 2.0 RPG, 2.5 APG, .447 FG%, .450 3-FG% 

Notes: Southern New Hampshire won its third straight game Wednesday, pulling out an 81-78 victory against a Pace team that had been winners of nine of its last 11 ... neither team led by more than eight in a game that featured 14 lead changes and 10 ties ... after a 40-40 halftime tie, the Penmen led the entire second half until Pace grabbed its first lead at 71-69 with under four minutes remaining .... SNHU responded with back-to-back 3-pointers and never trailed again ... junior Eamonn Joyce (Medford, Mass.) scored a team-high 22 points (8-12 FG, 4-8 3-FG, 2-2 FT), while senior Jon Martin (Manchester, N.H.) hit for a career-best 18 points (6-7 FG, 4-5 3-FG, 2-2 FT), as he reached double figures for the first time in his career, in addition to grabbing a career-best seven rebounds and matching his career high with three assists ... senior Daquaise Andrews (Queens, N.Y.) tallied 18 points (7-12 FG, 1-3 3-FG, 3-5 FT), nine assists and five boards, with junior Shawn Montague (Yorktown Heights, N.Y.) posting 12 points (4-8 FG, 1-5 3-FG, 3-5 FT), seven rebounds, two assists and a pair of blocks.

SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT
Last Time Out:
 SCSU 80, Merrimack 71 (01/09/19 at New Haven, Conn.)
Streak: Won 8

Leading Scorers:
#1 Isaiah McLeod, Sr., G – 12/2 G/GS, 22.3 PPG, 6.3 RPG, 1.5 APG, 1.1 SPG, .543 FG%, .473 3-FG, .900 FT%
#10 Ulyen Coleman, So., G – 15/15 G/GS, 16.3 PPG, 4.3 RPG, 1.3 APG, .495 FG%, .494 3-FG%, .714 FT%
#21 Kealan Ives, Sr., G – 15/15 G/GS, 12.1 PPG, 3.6 RPG, 6.3 APG, 1.1 SPG, .410 FG%, .844  FT%
#52 Luke Beesley, Sr., F – 13/13 G/GS, 10.7 PPG, 10.1 RPG, 1.0 BPG, .726 FG%

Notes: Southern Connecticut captured its eighth straight win with an 80-71 triumph over Merrimack on Wednesday ... the Owls jumped out to a 23-5 advantage, with Merrimack eventually trimming its halftime deficit to an even 10 points ... Merrimack would continue to chip away at the margin and climbed within a pair of possessions in the final two minutes, but Southern Connecticut would hold it off down the stretch ... senior Isaiah McLeod led all scorers with 29 points (7-16 FG, 5-9 3-FG, 10-10 FT), while collecting seven rebounds ... classmate Luke Beesley posted a double-double of 13 points (4-10 FG, 5-6 FT) and 14 boards, with sophomore Ulyen Coleman also notching 13 points (6-13 FG, 1-2 FT) and eight rebounds ... senior Kealan Ives was also in double figures with 10 points (4-7 FG, 2-3 3-FG) and six helpers ... the Owls have won three straight in the series with the Penmen, who were last victorious Jan. 18, 2017 in the most recent meeting at the Stan Spirou Field House.