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Drakeford, CCSU top LIU Brooklyn 86-82 in OT

Faronte Drakeford scored 25 points and Central Connecticut State went 7 of 7 from the free throw line in overtime as the Blue Devils beat LIU Brooklyn 86-82 Thursday night, securing a spot in the Northeast Conference tournament. Brandon Peel finished with a career-high 18 points and pulled down eight rebounds for CCSU (10-18, 6-9 Northeast Conference). E.J. Reed's layup with...
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February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Vinales' late 3 lifts CCSU past St. Francis 73-71

Kyle Vinales hit a 3-pointer with 6 seconds left to give Central Connecticut State a 73-71 win over Saint Francis (N.Y.) on Tuesday night. Vinales finished with 23 points, five assists and three of CCSU's season-high 14 steals. With 14 seconds to play and the score tied at 70, Vinales had the ball stolen by Brent Jones and immediately fouled, sending Jones to the free throw...
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February 18, 2014  |  Discuss

CCSU holds off tiny Albertus Magnus 85-82

Kyle Vinales sank two free throws to retake the lead in the final minute and then hit two more to secure the win as Central Connecticut State held off tiny Albertus Magnus College in an 85-82 win Sunday. After leading most of the game, the Blue Devils (4-8) saw their second half lead evaporate on a 3-pointer by James Jennings with 57 seconds left to give the Division III Falcons...
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December 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Central Connecticut plays tough beating NJIT 74-71

Kyle Vinales scored 29 points and went 14-of-16 from the penalty line in helping Central Connecticut defeat New Jersey Institute of Technology 74-71 on Tuesday night, giving the Blue Devils their first win of the season. Vinales led the Blue Devils (1-4) in scoring, averaging 22.7 points going in. His many trips to the free throw line in the final minutes helped to ice the win....
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November 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Jamal Olasewere Headlines Northeast Conference Awards

Jamal Olasewere was joined on the All-NEC First Team by Bryant's Alex Francis, Sacred Heart's Shane Gibson, Velton Johnson of Robert Morris and Kyle Vinales of Central Connecticut State.
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March 05, 2013  |  Discuss

CCSU 72, St. Francis (NY) 70

Kyle Vinales led all scorers with 19 points and Adonis Burbage finished with 11 points and 10 rebounds as Central Connecticut State held on to beat St. Francis Brooklyn 72-70 Saturday in Northeast Conference play. Terrell Allen scored 15, Malcolm McMillan added 14 and Matt Hunter had 13 to help Central Connecticut State (8-11, 4-4) snap a two-game skid and win its eighth straight...
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January 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Film Session: Watford’s big night

In his last four outings before Saturday night’s 21-point, 8-of-12 outburst against Central Connecticut State, senior Christian Watford was just 11 of his last 36, including a 1-of-9 performance against North Carolina and a 3-of-10 outing against Georgetown in Brooklyn. Watford was helped along against the Blue Devils by getting three wide-open 3-pointers, all of which he hit....
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December 11, 2012  |  Discuss

IU-Central Connecticut State Gameday Preview: 3 Key Things to Watch

On Saturday at 6:00 ET, the top-ranked Indiana Hoosiers (8-0) will host the Central Connecticut State Blue Devils (4-3) on the Big Ten Network. As always, Jerod, Ryan, Zach, and Andy will be here with another episode of The Assembly Call after the game. IU-Central Connecticut State Gameday Info Date: Saturday, December 8th Time: 6:00 ET, 5:00 CT TV: BTN Announcers: Eric...
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December 08, 2012  |  Discuss

What to Expect: Central Connecticut State

After a week off following their convincing 87-51 victory against Coppin State last Saturday, the No. 1 Hoosiers return to Assembly Hall on Saturday for a 6 p.m. meeting with Central Connecticut State. The Blue Devils (4-3) are coming off an 87-84 win against New Hampshire on Wednesday night.  The game will be televised by the Big Ten Network. On paper, Central Connecticut State...
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December 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Julian Boyd Headlines 2012 Northeast Conference Awards

Long Island's Julian Boyd and Jamal Olasewere, Sacred Heart's Shane Gibson, Ken Horton of Central Connecticut State and Velton Jones of Robert Morris comprise the All-NEC First Team.
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February 28, 2012  |  Discuss
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