PITTSBURGH — Chris Wray had 14 points and 13 rebounds as Mount St. Mary’s sprinted to an early lead and coasted to a 67-42 victory over Robert Morris on Thursday night for its third straight win.
The victory moved Mount St. Mary’s into a tie for second place in the Northeast Conference standings.
Wray, who was 7 of 10 from the floor, had his fourth double double of the season. He also dished out six assists with three steals and a block. Greg Alexander finished with 15 points, Junior Robinson added 13 and Jonah Antonio chipped in 12 for the Mountaineers (13-11, 7-4).
Mount St. Mary’s roared out to an early lead, using a 27-0 run to lead 33-4 with 4:23 remaining in the first half. They were up 40-15 at intermission and coasted to the win.
Dachon Burke had 11 points and 14 rebounds for Robert Morris (13-11, 7-4), which has lost three of its last four games.