Niagara holds off Norfolk State for 65-61 win

Posted at 7:18 PM, Dec 10, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-10 19:19:17-05

Dominic Robb scored 18 points to help power Niagara to a 65-61 win over Norfolk State Saturday afternoon at the Gallagher center.

With the victory, the Purple Eagles improve to 2-6 on the season and 2-1 at home.

Leading 49-47 with nine minutes to play in the second half, Niagara used a 9-2 run to open up a nine point lead and never looked back.

Khalil Dukes added 11 points while Chris Barton chipped in with 10 in the win.  Niagara returns to action Dec. 14 when the Purple Eagles travel to Youngstown State.