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Eleazer's fast-break layup propels Suffolk CC in OT

Jess Fuller had 14 points, seven rebounds and four blocks as the Hofstra women's basketball team beat Georgia State, 58-49, yesterday in a Colonial Athletic Association game played in Hempstead.

Fuller was 6-for-10 from the field as Hofstra shot 53.8 percent (21-for-39) overall. In the second half, the Pride shot 66.7 percent (12-for-18) to take command after a 20-19 halftime lead.

Candice Bellocchio added 14 points as Hofstra (8-7, 1-2 CAA) ended a four-game skid and improved to 6-1 at home.

Georgia State (10-4, 1-2) saw its best player, Danyiell McKeller, held to eight points and 4-for-19 shooting. She was averaging 20.2 points.

St. John's women fall

Kelly McManmon scored 14 points and broke St. John's all-time mark for three-pointers in a 70-60 road loss to Cincinnati (8-7, 1-2 Big East). The senior was 4-for-6 to give her 175, eclipsing Monique McLean's 172. St. John's is 13-3, 1-2.

Eleazer lifts Suffolk in OT

Leah Eleazer's fast-break layup gave host Suffolk CC-Selden a two-point lead with 52 seconds left en route to a 68-60 overtime win against Manhattan CC. Tyisha Johnson's 22 points led Suffolk (4-1, 3-1 Region XV). Freshman Shanise Terry added 10 points and a career-high 20 rebounds. Manhattan CC is 5-5, 3-2.

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