Vermont
Providence
64 - 106 Final
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Providence defeats Vermont 106-64

Nov 25, 2009 - 2:25 AM PROVIDENCE, R.I.(AP) -- Marshon Brooks had 24 points on 8-of-10 shooting and tied a career high with five steals as Providence rolled over Vermont 106-64 on Tuesday night.

Jamine Peterson added 20 points and five rebounds in 16 minutes for the Friars (4-1), who took control of the game with runs of 20-4 and 18-4 in the first half and led 56-26 at halftime.

Providence disrupted Vermont's offense by pressing throughout, registering a season-high 19 steals.

Two-time America East player of the year Marqus Blakely had a double-double with 24 points and 10 rebounds for the Catamounts (2-2), who never led.

The 106 points were a season-high for the Friars, who were coming off their first loss, 84-75 at Alabama on Friday.

Providence dominated Vermont in rebounding, 52-32, and shot 55.6 percent from 3-point range.






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    Vermont 64, Providence 106  FinalNov 25 8:32 AM


  • NCAA BB
    FINAL 1ST 2ND TOTAL
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    VERMONT 26 38 64
    PROVIDENCE 56 50 106 FINAL

    HIGH SCORERS: VERMONT - MARQUS BLAKELY 24, MAURICE JOSEPH 14,
    BRENDAN BALD 12
    PROVIDENCE - MARSHON BROOKS 24, JAMINE PETERSON 20,
    KYLE WRIGHT 13

    Nov 24 9:05 PM


  • NCAA BB
    HALFTIME 1ST 2ND TOTAL
    --- --- -----
    VERMONT 26 26
    PROVIDENCE 56 56 HALFTIME
    HIGH SCORERS AT HALFTIME
    VERMONT - MARQUS BLAKELY 11, MAURICE JOSEPH 9,
    EVAN FJELD 4
    PROVIDENCE - MARSHON BROOKS 17, VINCENT COUNCIL 10,
    JAMINE PETERSON 10

    Nov 24 8:02 PM