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State basketball roundup: Robinson's layup in OT lifts Mount St. Mary's

State basketball roundup: Robinson's layup in OT lifts Mount St. Mary's

Junior Robinson sank the winning layup with 15 seconds left in the extra period and Mount St. Mary's edged host St. Francis (Pa.), 81-80, in overtime on Saturday.

The Mountaineers (10-9, 4-2 Northeast Conference) trailed 80-79 when Robinson made the layup. He was set up after Greg Alexander missed a 3-pointer and Chris Wray snagged the offensive rebound before passing to Robinson. St. Francis' Keith Braxton missed a 3 at the other end and Andre Wolford missed the second-chance attempt as time expired.

Wray led the Mountaineers with 22 points and eight rebounds. Robinson finished with 20 points and 10 assists, Jonah Antonio had 15 points and Donald Carey had 11 points and eight...

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