Thompson scores 20 to spark Towson over Elon 86-50

Charles Thompson had 20 points and blocked four shots as Towson rolled to an 86-50 victory over Elon

TOWSON, Md. -- Charles Thompson had 20 points and blocked four shots as Towson rolled to an 86-50 victory over Elon on Saturday.

Thompson knocked down 9 of 11 shots from the floor for the Tigers (19-7, 10-3 Colonial Athletic Association). Antonio Rizzuto added 10 points and Juwan Gray grabbed seven rebounds.

Towson led 42-16 at halftime. Elon's first-half points were a season low for the team.

Hunter McIntosh and reserve Zac Ervin scored nine points apiece to lead the Phoenix (8-18, 5-8).

The Tigers improve to 2-0 against the Phoenix for the season. Towson defeated Elon 59-54 on Jan. 15.

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