Robert Morris (14-8) Takes On Long Island (11-10)

Filed under Game Preview on February 2nd, 2013
Share this preview
or  



1ST2ND TOTAL
  Robert Morris 30 26 60
  Long Island 29 28 57
Sat, Feb 02 2013, 03:00 PM

Athletic, Recreation & Wellness Center
Brooklyn, NY
Attendance: 1,310
TV: ESPN U

Boxscore   |   Game Notes   |   Game Recap   |   StatSmack

Robert Morris visits Athletic, Recreation & Wellness Center on Saturday to take on Long Island. Tip-off is at 3:00 EST and you can see it on ESPN U. The Colonials are 4-4 against the Blackbirds over the last four years. They fell 90-73 on 3/7/2012, the last time they met.

Robert Morris is tied with Long Island for 2nd in the conference.

In their last outing, despite 14 points from Karvel Anderson, the Colonials fell to St. Francis (NY) 71-61 on January 31st. He leads the team with 12.7 points per game. For the Blackbirds, Brandon Thompson put up 14 points and 5 rebounds in the 82-62 blowout of St. Francis (PA) on January 31st. He is averaging 9.7 points and 3.3 rebounds per game. The Four Factors in which Long Island stands out are free throw rate at 44.2 and effective field goal percentage at 53.3.

StatSmack! Robert Morris is better than Long Island
  • Velton Jones is ranked 43rd nationally in assists and 5th in the NEC in steals.
  • Robert Morris is better at defending the three (35.6% allowed vs 40.5% allowed) than Long Island this season.
  • Keep filling up on cupcakes. Robert Morris has a stronger schedule than Long Island this season (SOS Rank: #281 vs #305).
  • Lucky Jones is ranked 9th in the NEC in rebounds.
RMU Players Mins Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk TO
C Lucky Jones 27 11 6 1 1 0 2
C Velton Jones 25 11 1 5 2 0 2
C Karvel Anderson 24 13 3 1 1 0 1
C Russell Johnson 27 9 6 2 2 0 2
C Coron Williams 24 9 3 1 1 0 1
C Mike McFadden 25 9 4 1 1 0 2
D+ Keith Armstrong 10 3 0 0 0 0 0
D+ A. Myers-Pate 23 6 2 3 1 0 2
D+ David Appolon 17 4 2 1 1 0 1
D Stephan Hawkins 12 3 3 0 0 1 1
D Vaughn Morgan 14 2 2 0 1 1 1
F Treadwell Lewis 3 0 0 0 0 0 1
F Shane Sweigart 3 1 0 0 0 0 0
LIU Players Mins Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk TO
B- Jamal Olasewere 30 19 8 1 2 1 3
C+ Julian Boyd 29 19 6 1 1 1 1
C C.J. Garner 36 13 4 3 1 0 2
C Jason Brickman 38 9 3 8 1 0 4
C B. Thompson 29 10 3 2 1 0 1
D+ E.J. Reed 20 7 4 0 0 1 2
D Kenny Onyechi 13 5 2 0 0 1 1
D Booker Hucks 11 6 2 0 0 1 1
D Gerrell Martin 13 4 2 1 0 0 1
D- Troy Joseph 9 2 1 0 0 0 0
D- D.J. Griggs 9 2 1 0 0 0 0
F Khalil Murphy 9 1 2 0 0 0 1

Explore other articles:

Top 25 Update
AP Top 25
Game Recap
Mount-st-marys
Recap Notes
Mount-st-marys
Boxscore
Mount-st-marys
Michigan State Moves Up 11 Spots to #11 in AP Poll...Robert Morris Pummeled by Mount St. Mary's 88-71 i...Mount St. Mary's vs Robert Morris: Recap NotesMount St. Mary's vs Robert Morris: Boxscore



Season Preview: RMU should not be significantly better or worse than last year. Read our Season Preview
SPI
Find another NCAA team:

Categories

Sign up to get updates in your inbox:

 

NEC Standings

OverallConf
 1Robert Morris 22-14 14-2
2 Wagner 19-12 12-4
3 Bryant 18-14 10-6
4 SFNY 18-14 9-7
4 MOUNT 16-17 9-7
6 CCSU 11-19 7-9
6 SFPA 10-21 7-9
8 FDU 10-21 6-10
9 Long Island 9-20 4-12
10 Sacred Heart 5-26 2-14
Last updated: Apr 10th, 2014

2013-2014 Roster

#15 Karvel Anderson Sr G 6-2 190
#4 David Appolon Jr G 6-4 180
#33 Evan Grey So G 6-3 180
#20 Stephan Hawkins So F 6-9 205
#22 Lucky Jones Jr G/F 6-5 195
#2 Britton Lee Fr G 5-11 180
#1 Mike McFadden Sr F 6-8 220
#5 A. Myers-Pate Sr G 6-0 190
#10 Desjuan Newton Jr G 6-2 185
#12 Charles Oliver Jr G 6-3 190
#3 Kavon Stewart Sr G 6-0 180
#24 Aaron Tate So F 6-5 220
#11 J. Worthem Fr F 6-6 215