BOSTON -- Delroy James had his third double-double of the season with 25 points and 10 rebounds as Rhode Island rallied to defeat Northeastern 79-67 on Wednesday night.
The Huskies (2-5), who have lost five in a row, led by as many as nine points in the first half while shooting 57.7 percent from the field (15 of 26).
The Rams (6-3) shot 43.3 percent (13 of 30) to pull ahead 40-38 at halftime.
In the second half, Rhode Island held Northeastern to 31.8 percent shooting (7 of 22), with Huskies leading scorer Chaisson Allen scoring only five of his 17 points and going 0 for 5 from the floor after the break.
Rhode Island took a 35-28 rebounding edge.