Recap: Saint Josephs vs. Marist
Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Halil Kanacevic came up two assists shy of a triple-double as the Saint Joseph's Hawks rolled over the Marist Red Foxes, 81-62, in non-conference action at Hagan Arena.
Kanacevic scored 12 points and pulled down a game-high 11 rebounds for the Hawks (2-0), not to mention logging three blocked shots in the triumph. Also posting a double-double for the hosts was Ronald Roberts with 16 points and 10 boards, while Langston Galloway produced a team-high 20 points and also pulled down eight rebounds.
The Red Foxes (0-3) were paced by Chavaughn Lewis who tallied a game-high 26 points on 9-of-20 shooting, followed by Jay Bowie with 11 points as the team remained winless after three outings.
The Hawks scored the first points of the night and never looked back, posting a 40-25 advantage at the break after Marist missed all 11 chances behind the 3-point line in the opening frame.
In the second half the Red Foxes were able to find the range from beyond the arc (6-of-14), but still Saint Joseph's carried a comfortable lead until the end.
The Hawks shot close to 50 percent from the field in the meeting and dominated the glass, 47-26, limiting the visitors to just five offensive rebounds.Game Notes