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Marks, Mitchell lift Hartford past Wagner 71-63

WEST HARTFORD, Conn. -- Hunter Marks had 19 points to lead five Hartford players in double figures as the Hawks defeated Wagner 71-63 on Saturday to halt a five-game skid.

D.J. Mitchell added 17 points for Hartford (5-7). Malik Ellison chipped in 12 while grabbing 14 rebounds and Traci Carter and Miroslav Stafl added 10 points apiece.

Moses Flowers, whose 12 points per game heading into the matchup led the Hawks, failed to make a shot from the floor (0 of 6).

Alex Morales had 19 points and seven rebounds for the Seahawks (2-6). Chase Freeman added 11 points. Nigel Jackson had 10 points.

Curtis Cobb III, who led the Seahawks in scoring entering the matchup with 18 points per game, was held to eight points on 3-of-11 shooting.

Hartford plays Cornell at home next Sunday. Wagner takes on La Salle on the road on Wednesday.

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