CBU 78 SMU 95
(HALIFAX, NS)—Kemar Alleyne poured in 25 points and added seven rebounds on Friday night, in Saint Mary's 95-78 victory over the visiting Cape Breton University Capers in Atlantic university sport men's basketball from the Homburg Centre.
Alleyne, a 6-2 guard from Scarborough, Ontario added four steals in only thirty minutes of action. Cape Breton surprised Saint Mary's in the opening quarter with a 21-18 score after 10 minutes.
SMU used a 25-10 second quarter score and took a 43-31 lead into the locker room. A closer third quarter saw SMU outscore CBU 27-24 in the frame and led 70-54 after thirty minutes.
SMU held a slim advantage 25-24 score in the fourth quarter and took the victory 95-78.
Martin Campbell (Upper Marlboro, Maryland) paced CBU's offence with 21 points and added seven points in the Caper's loss.
Saint Mary's improves to 10-6 while CBU falls to 2-15.
Both teams wrap up their weekend series with a 6 p.m. tip-off Saturday, February 17th at the Homburg Centre. The game can be seen on AusTv.ca