NCAA Basketball

NJIT Highlanders (22-12)


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@ Lips 
L 77-81
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vs. Lib 
L 51-57
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@ FGCU 
W 83-78
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@ Lips 
L 55-78
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vs. Quinni 
W 92-81
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NJIT beats Quinnipiac 92-81 in opening game of CIT

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) Zach Cooks scored a career-high 34 points and NJIT beat Quinnipiac 92-81 on Monday night in the opening game of the CIT.

Cooks was 12 of 20 from the field with four 3-pointers. The teams combined for 22 makes from beyond the arc.

Shyquan Gibbs and Diandre Wilson each added 15 points for NJIT (22-12), which set a program record for wins.

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Leaders
Points: Z. Cooks17.5
Rebounds: Z. Cooks4.9
Assists: S. Gibbs2.3
FG%: Z. Cooks45.9%
FT%: D. Wilson77.7%
3P%: Z. Cooks35.3%
Steals: Z. Cooks2.5
Blocks: A. Lewis0.9
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Duke29-5
2 Virginia29-3
3 North Carolina27-6
4 Gonzaga31-3
5 Michigan State29-6
6 Tennessee29-5
7 Kentucky28-6
8 Michigan29-6
9 Texas Tech26-6
10 Florida State28-7
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Duke29-5
2 Virginia29-3
3 Gonzaga31-3
4 North Carolina27-6
5 Tennessee29-5
6 Michigan State29-6
7 Kentucky28-6
8 Michigan29-6
9 Houston31-3
10 Texas Tech26-6
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Atlantic Sun Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
Liberty 14-2 29-6
Lipscomb 14-2 26-7
North Florida 9-7 16-17
FGCU 9-7 14-18
NJIT 8-8 22-12
North Alabama 7-9 10-22
Jacksonville 5-11 12-20
Stetson 3-13 7-24
Kennesaw State 3-13 6-26
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 70.6 (238)
Rebounds: 7.2 (341)
Assists: 10.8 (333)
FG%: 44.7% (161)
FT%: 72.0% (130)
3P%: 34.9% (153)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 68.2 (86)
Rebounds: 26.4 (87)
Assists: 12.6 (149)
FG%: 42.6% (111)
FT%: 67.1% (37)
3P%: 33.2% (120)
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