Robert Morris vs. Monmouth: Recap and Stats

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Robert Morris  vs. Monmouth: Recap and Stats
Robert Morris 70
(10-7, 6-5 away)
Monmouth 55
(6-11, 3-3 home)
Venue: Multipurpose Activity Center
7:00PM ET / 4:00PM PT, January 12, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Robert Morris 29 41 70
Monmouth 21 34 55
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Robert Morris V Jones 11 R Johnson 6 V Jones 5
Monmouth A Nicholas 14 M Ware 5 J Steele 3

On Saturday, January 12th, Robert Morris won big against Monmouth 70-55 in conference play. The Colonials got the win with seven points and 10 rebounds (6 Ast 4 Stl) from Russell Johnson. Lucky Jones had a game-high 18 points and added eight rebounds. For the Hawks, Andrew Nicholas got 13 points and seven rebounds. Robert Morris (10-7, 2-2 NEC) gets Sacred Heart (5-10, 3-1 NEC) on their home court on Thursday, January 17th.

Robert Morris Game Notes

  • This game was statistically over in the 2nd half with 1:09 left to go.
  • Robert Morris started 10-7 during the 2008 and 2005 seasons (since 1996).
  • RMU has won 90% of the time this season (9-1) when opponents record 11 or fewer free throws made.
  • This season Robert Morris has won 83% of the time (5-1) when Mike McFadden has 12 points or more, 80% of the time (4-1) when Coron Williams has 5 field goals made or more, and 80% of the time (4-1) when Lucky Jones has 8 rebounds or more.
  • The Colonials set a season high for rebounds.
  • The Colonials have recorded more blocks than their opponents for the past 4 games.
  • The top two scorers (Lucky Jones and Coron Williams) accounted for 45.7% of the points.
  • The top two rebounders (Russell Johnson and Lucky Jones) accounted for 40.9% of the rebounds.
  • Lucky Jones has led the team in scoring in 3 out of 17 games this season.
  • Russell Johnson has led the team in rebounding in 6 out of 17 games this season.
  • Russell Johnson recorded the 10th double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Russell Johnson had a career high with 6 assists.
  • Lucky Jones had career highs with 18 points and 7 field goals made.

Monmouth Game Notes

  • Jesse Steele accounted for 30.9% of the team's points.
  • The top two rebounders (Marcus Ware and Andrew Nicholas) accounted for 51.6% of the rebounds.
  • Jesse Steele has led the team in scoring 4 times in 17 games this season.
  • Marcus Ware has led the team in rebounding 9 times in 17 games this season.
  • Andrew Nicholas has 6 straight double-digit point games.
RMU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
ARussell Johnson337106401
ALucky Jones311880203
AMike McFadden291271021
AStephan Hawkins11830011
B+Coron Williams251460001
CKarvel Anderson30333101
C-A. Myers-Pate20710003
D-David Appolon18101003
-Velton Jones3011010
MU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AAndrew Nicholas321374211
AJesse Steele301724202
B-Tyrone O`Garro16630000
B-Marcus Ware19490002
CDion Nesmith24532002
C-Khalil Brown21520001
-Jalen Palm9002100
-Gary Cox6200000
-Ed Waite9210002
DS. Spinella18110001
DMax DiLeo16000100

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