NEW YORK -- Ben Mockford scored 20 points as St. Francis (NY) built a 25-point halftime lead and cruised to a 79-56 win over Fairleigh Dickinson on Saturday.
St. Francis (18-13, 9-7 Northeast) raced out to a 35-11 halftime lead as Fairleigh Dickinson made just 3 of 22 before the break. The Knights' last field goal in the first half came with 9:09 left.
FDU (10-20, 6-10), which made just 3-of-19 3-point attempts and 17 of 26 from the line (65 percent), fared better in the second half, outscoring St. Francis 45-44, but the damage was already done.
Matt McDonald led Fairleigh Dickinson with 13 points and Xavier Harris added 11 points and seven rebounds.