Hofstra
Northeastern
71 - 74 Final - 2OT
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Northeastern defeats Hofstra 74-71 in 2OT in CAA

Mar 7, 2010 - 2:08 AM RICHMOND, Va.(AP) -- Matt Janning hit a 3-pointer from the top of the key with 45.2 seconds left in the second overtime and Manny Adako blocked Cornelius Vines' trey on Hofstra's next possession to bring second-seeded Northeastern a 74-71 win over the Pride on Saturday night in the quarterfinals of the Colonial Athletic Association tournament.

Northeastern (20-11) will face the winner of the James Madison-William & Mary game in Sunday's second semifinal.

After Adako's block, Chaisson Allen hit 4 of 6 free throws for Northeastern. Halil Kanacevic missed a 3-pointer for Hofstra at the buzzer, snapping the Pride's seven-game win streak.

Janning had a season-high 26 points along with nine rebounds, three assists and two steals. Adako had 13 points and Allen added 10 for the Huskies.

Charles Jenkins led Hofstra (19-14) with 24 points and Vines and Greg Washington scored 11 apiece.








  • COLONIAL TOURNAMENT
    AT RICHMOND, VA
    NCAA BB HOFSTRA 71
    NORTHEASTERN 74 FINAL IN 2ND OT

    Mar 6 8:39 PM
  • 186
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    RUWTbot Added 50 roots (Overtime)

    Hofstra 65, Northeastern 66  2OT - 1:28Mar 6 8:31 PM
  • 136
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    RUWTbot Added 11 roots (Overtime)

    Hofstra 60, Northeastern 60  2OT - 5:00Mar 6 8:18 PM


  • COLONIAL TOURNAMENT
    AT RICHMOND, VA
    NCAA BB HOFSTRA 52
    NORTHEASTERN 52 END OF 2ND HALF GOING INTO OVERTIME

    Mar 6 8:02 PM
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    RUWTbot Added 68 roots (Close Finish, Overtime)

    Hofstra 52, Northeastern 52  End of Reg.Mar 6 8:02 PM
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    RUWTbot Added 57 roots (Close Finish)

    Hofstra 52, Northeastern 50  2nd - 0:50Mar 6 7:54 PM


  • COLONIAL TOURNAMENT
    AT RICHMOND, VA
    NCAA BB HOFSTRA 20
    NORTHEASTERN 23 HALFTIME

    Mar 6 6:50 PM