Umkc 22 14 36
Setonhall 34 41 75
Date of game: 11/9/2012

Recap: Seton Hall vs. UMKC

South Orange, NJ (Sports Network) - Fuquan Edwin led all scorers with 16 points as the Seton Hall Pirates defeated the UMKC Kangaroos, 75-36, as part of the Hall of Fame Tip-off Tournament at Walsh Gym.

Eugene Teague added 14 points, Brian Oliver chipped in 13 points and Brandon Mobley registered a double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds in the win for the Pirates (1-0).

Fred Chatmon led the Kangaroos (0-1) with nine points and eight rebounds off the bench as the starting five combined to shoot only 8-of-26 from the floor.

UMKC struggled out of the gate, making just 33.3 percent of its field goals in the first half. Seton Hall was hot, connecting on 52.4 percent of its shots, including 4-of-8 from beyond the three-point arc, as the Pirates took a 34-22 advantage into halftime.

The Kangaroos continued to have problems finding the basket after halftime, hitting on only 28.6 percent from the floor. The Pirates remained steady, shooting 46.7 percent, as they opened the second half on a 15-2 to take complete control of the game and coast to the easy victory.

The Pirates scored 30 points off of 20 Kangaroo turnovers. Seton Hall dominated on the boards, outrebounding UMKC 44-28. The visitors didn't do themselves any favors by converting a paltry 3-of-15 at the free-throw line on the night.

Game Notes

Barnum hopes to lift Portland State in 2015

Portland State and new coach Bruce Barnum will face two FBS opponents and five teams at home as part of an 11-game 2015 schedule announced on Thursday.

NASCAR News
Pence breaks arm, out 6-to-8 weeks

The defending World Series champion San Francisco Giants will be without a key regular for perhaps the first month of the 2015 season after All-Star outfielder Hunter Pence fractured his left forearm in Thursday's spring training game.

Nystrom to be sidelined 1 month

The Nashville Predators revealed on Friday that forward Eric Nystrom will miss approximately four weeks with a lower-body injury.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.