Murphy scores 21 to lead Northeastern past Towson 73-58
BOSTON (AP) Tomas Murphy matched his career high with 21 points plus 12 rebounds as Northeastern won its seventh straight home game, topping Towson 73-58 on Saturday.
Jordan Roland, whose 15 points per game heading into the matchup was second on the Huskies, scored only 3 points on 1-for-10 shooting, 1 of 9 from behind the 3-point arc.
Nakye Sanders had 13 points and seven rebounds for the Tigers (10-19, 6-10). Allen Betrand added 11 points. Brian Fobbs had 10 points.
The Huskies leveled the season series against the Tigers with the win. Towson defeated Northeastern 75-72 on Jan. 24. Northeastern, which has already secured a first-round bye in the upcoming CAA Tournament, plays Delaware on the road on Thursday. Towson plays William & Mary at home on Thursday.
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Updated February 23, 2019