Southern Connecticut men's basketball lost to Assumption, 79-76, in a Northeast-10 Conference matchup at James Moore Field House. Kazell Stewart led four Owls in double figures with 21 points, eight rebounds, and three blocks, while Sean James contributed 13 points, including two crucial three-pointers in the closing seconds.

By the Numbers
  • Stewart: 21 points, 8 rebounds, 3 blocks
  • James: 13 points, 3 three-pointers
  • Assumption: Improved to 11-8 overall and 7-6 in conference play
State of Play
  • SCSU: Dropped to 12-7 overall and 6-7 in NE10 play
  • Next Game: SCSU will host American International for a NE10 matchup on Tuesday, Jan. 30 at 7:30 p.m.
Bottom Line

The loss to Assumption brings SCSU's overall record to 12-7, impacting their standing in the NE10 conference as they prepare to face American International in their next game.