Recap: Seton Hall vs. Saint Peters
Newark, NJ (Sports Network) - Fuquan Edwin went 10-of-14 from the field to score a game-high 25 points as the Seton Hall Pirates took down the Saint Peter's Peacocks, 76-61, in a non-conference matchup at the Prudential Center.
Eugene Teague contributed a double-double with 20 points and 11 boards for Seton Hall (5-1), which picked up its third win in a row. Aaron Cosby also got into the mix with 13 points.
Darius Conley and Blaise Ffrench scored 14 points each for the Peacocks (3-2). French also led the team with nine assists and seven rebounds.
The Pirates had trouble in the early stages of the contest and managed to convert only 35.7 percent of their field goal attempts in the first half. SPC shot 45.8 percent from the floor before the break to take a narrow 30-29 lead into the intermission.
Seton Hall came out of intermission determined and Cosby gave it a 56-45 lead when he made a jumper at the 11:21 mark of the second half. The Pirates shot 68 percent from the field including 6-of-10 from beyond the arc to take control over the final 20 minutes. The Peacocks were unable to keep up despite knocking down 5-of-11 from three-point range.
The Pirates enjoyed a 34-24 edge in the rebounding battle as they defeated SPC for the 17th consecutive time.Game Notes