Villanova Overwhelms Hartford, 103-75
Dec. 14, 2007
VILLANOVA, Pa. (AP) -- Scottie Reynolds scored 17 of his 21 points in the second half as No. 23 Villanova pulled away to a 103-75 victory over Hartford on Friday night.
Dante Cunningham had 13 points and 13 rebounds for the Wildcats (8-1), who had five players score in double figures.
Joe Zeglinski led Hartford (5-7) with 20 points, while Warren McLendon added 19 points and eight rebounds.
Villanova shot 56.3 percent (36-for-64) from the field and hit 15 of 33 3-pointers.
Zeglinski kept Hartford in the game with 15 first-half points, but picked up his second foul and went to the bench with 7:16 left in the opening half.
Villanova took a 40-31 lead with a 12-0 run that was capped by a 3-pointer by Corey Stokes with 3:01 left in the half.
Hartford got within 44-41 on two free throws by Michael Turner with 1.4 seconds left in the half. The Hawks missed 10 of 19 free throws in the first half.