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Tribe roundup: W&M's comeback effort falls short in loss at Hofstra

Tribe roundup: W&M's comeback effort falls short in loss at Hofstra

Justin Pierce compiled 24 points and 14 rebounds for William and Mary, but the Tribe lost 90-84 at Hofstra on Thursday in Hempstead, N.Y.

Eli Pemberton had a team-high 26 points, Rokas Gustys added 22 points and 21 rebounds, Justin Wright-Foreman totaled 19 points and seven assists and Jalen Ray posted 13 points and four steals for the Pride (16-11, 9-6 CAA), who led by as many as 17 points in the first half.

David Cohn added 18 points and Nathan Knight and Matt Lion scored 16 each for W&M (16-10, 9-6), who drew within 80-76 with 52.7 seconds left. Wright-Foreman, the CAA’s leading scorer, put the game away by making a contested 3-pointer with 30 seconds...

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