Penn 53
Fairfield 62
Date of game: 11/13/2012

Recap: Fairfield vs. Penn

Charlottesville, VA (Sports Network) - Derek Needham totaled 14 points to lead the Fairfield Stags to a 62-53 decision over the Penn Quakers in the first- ever meeting between the schools at the South Regional consolation game of the NIT Preseason Tip-Off.

Maurice Barrow and Colin Nickerson added 10 points apiece for the Stags (2-1), who lost to Virginia on Monday.

Fran Dougherty poured in a career-high 31 points to go with 10 rebounds for the Quakers (1-2), who fell to Delaware one day prior.

Fairfield limited Penn to 33.3 percent shooting in the first half and led 33-28 at the break.

Dougherty's layup early in the second half pulled the Quakers within one, but the Stags pulled away for good with a 12-2 run, ending on Nickerson's lay-in just prior to the midway point which provided a 45-34 advantage.

Penn was only able to close the gap to nine thereafter.

Game Notes

NASCAR News
Logano grabs pole at Richmond

Joey Logano will start on the pole for Saturday night's Toyota Owners 400 after topping Denny Hamlin in qualifying at Richmond International Raceway.

Pittsburgh Steelers 2015 Draft Preview

Unless something really jumps out at them, the Pittsburgh Steelers almost have to look at the cornerback position at the top of the 2015 NFL Draft.

MLB suspends 6 in Royals-White Sox brawl

Major League Baseball has suspended six players involved in Thursday's brawl between the Kansas City Royals and Chicago White Sox.

Price, Rinne, Dubnyk named Vezina finalists

Carey Price of the Montreal Canadiens, Pekka Rinne from the Nashville Predators and Minnesota's Devan Dubnyk have been named finalists for the Vezina Trophy as the NHL's top goaltender.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.