Brown beats cross-city rival JWU

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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Travis Fuller scored 12 points and grabbed a career-high nine rebounds and Brown never trailed in beating Division III Johnson & Wales (R.I.) 89-59 on Saturday night.

Joshua Howard scored 12 points, Steven Spieth added 10, and Brown shot 14 of 30 (46.7 percent) from long distance, led by JR Hobbie and Chris Sullivan with three apiece. Sullivan finished with 11 points and 13 different Bears players scored.

Leading by 32 at halftime, Brown had an 8-0 run capped by Brandon Anderson’s 3-pointer for a 65-34 lead, then led again by 32 on JR Hobbie’s 3-pointer with 7:20 left. Miki Ljuboja hit Brown’s 14th 3-pointer and the Bears continued to cruise.

Corey Daugherty made a career-high seven assists and Anderson had three steals for the Bears (7-5), who made 19 of 26 free throws compared with Johnson & Wales’ two.

Randall Ferdinand led the Wildcats (2-5) with 15 points.

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