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Pryor hits 7 3-pointers on way to 28 points and first double-double in 87-65 win over FDU


MOON TOWNSHIP, Pennsylvania — Rodney Pryor had career highs of 28 points and 11 rebounds for his first double-double along with seven 3-pointers to lead Robert Morris to an 87-65 victory over Fairleigh Dickinson on Thursday night.

Marcquise Reed added 14 points, Lucky Jones 13 and Aaron Tate 10 for the Colonials (11-10, 7-2 Northeast), who have won four straight games and six of their last seven. Robert Morris put in a season-high 11 3-pointers on 24 attempts.

Pryor was 10 of 14 from the floor, including 7 of 10 from the arc in scoring in double figures for the seventh straight game.

Robert Morris was an identical 15 of 30 from the floor in each half, led at the break 41-28 and continued to pull away in the second half.

Marques Townes scored 17 points to lead the Knights (7-13, 2-7). Darian Anderson added 12 and Mustafaa Jones and Xavier Harris 10 each.

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