St. Francis tops UMES, 84-64 State men

December 12, 1990

NEW YORK -- Lester James scored 19 points, as St. Franci (N.Y.) beat University of Maryland Eastern Shore, 84-64, last night for its first victory.

Allan West and Lynn Smith scored 13 points each for the Terriers (1-2). Sean Salisbury had 17 points and Darrick Purnell 10 for the Hawks (1-6), who lost their fifth straight.

St. Francis, leading, 29-25, scored 10 consecutive points to take command with 2 minutes, 40 seconds to go in the first half. A three-point goal by John Arnold at the buzzer gave the Terriers a 49-29 halftime lead.

St. Francis continued to roll it up in the second half. The Terriers led by 26 points with six minutes remaining after James made two free throws and Smith converted free throws after a pair of technical fouls.

Allentown 83, Salisbury 81

SALISBURY -- Fred Yasunas scored 23 points on 10-for-14 shooting from the field and Mike Kearney added 22, as Allentown (6-2) edged Salisbury State (6-3).

Allentown led, 41-35, at halftime. The Sea Gulls never pulled closer than two points.

:. Andre Foreman scored 29 to lead Salisbury.

ALLENTOWN (83) -- Yasunas 10-14 3-3 23, Carey 3-5 1-1 7, Lowery 2-8 3-3 7, Monteforte 1-3 3-4 5, Kearney 9-14 4-7 22, Gladue 1-3 3-4 5, Ware 2-5 0-0 4, Southerland 0-1 2-4 4, Magoon 3-4 0-0 8. Totals: 31-57 19-26 83.

SALISBURY STATE (81) -- Butler 1-7 0-0 3, Evans 0-0 0-0 0, Adamson 0-0 0-0 0, Byer 4-14 0-0 12, Lewit 2-5 0-0 6, Wolfe 0-1 0-0 0, Ross 3-4 3-4 10, Cromer 5-5 2-2 12, Williams 0-0 0-0 0, Foreman 12-26 5-8 29, Gosweiler 3-7 3-6 9. Totals: 30-69 13-20 81.

Halftime--Allentown 41, Salisbury State 35. Three-point goals--A 2-5 (Magoon 2-3, Gladue 0-2, Carey 0-1); SS 8-26 (Butler 1-3, Beyer 4-12, Lewitt 2-5, Wolfe 0-1, Ross 1-2, Foreman 0-3). Rebounds--A 34 (Lowery 7); SS 42 (Foreman 13). Assists--A 21 (Monteforte 5); SS 18 (Ross 5). Total fouls--A 17, SS 20. Fouled out--none. Technicals--Allentown coach Hutnik. A--425.

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