Junior Ken Horton recorded his fourth double-double of the season as the Central Connecticut men's basketball team topped Monmouth on the road on Thursday night, 66-47. Horton finished the game with 28 points and matched his career-high with 14 rebounds. The win is the seventh in the last nine games for the Blue Devils and runs their record to 11-7 overall and 4-3 in the Northeast Conference. Monmouth falls to 5-14 overall and 1-6 in the league.
Monmouth climbed out to an 11-2 lead hitting four of its first five shots from the field, including a pair of threes.
The Blue Devils return home for three straight games beginning at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday against Fairleigh Dickinson. Next week they host Mount St. Mary's and Wagner on Thursday and Saturday.