St. Bonaventure vs Rhode Island

St. Bonaventure 72, Rhode Island 66


KINGSTON, R.I. (AP) - Da'Quan Cook scored 18 points and Andrew Nicholson added 16 as St. Bonaventure pulled away from Rhode Island 72-66 in overtime Wednesday night for its second straight win.

The Bonnies (11-7, 4-2 A-10), who trailed 40-30 at halftime, opened the second half on a 19-6 run to take a 49-46 lead with 9:42 left to play. Rhode Island fought back to tie the game 61-all with 1:10 left but neither team could score before the end of regulation.

St. Bonaventure controlled overtime, outscoring the Rams 11-5 and forcing three turnovers. All five of Rhode Island's overtime points came on free throws as the Rams were 0 for 6 from the field during the period.

Rhode Island (3-18, 0-6) shot 39 percent (23 of 59) from the field and were outrebounded 46-35.

Jonathan Holton led the Rams with 16 points and 11 rebounds.

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D. Conger, F364-133-562111
A. Nicholson, F267-102-562516
M. Wright, G413-102-26429
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C. Johnson160-34-44014
Y. Ndoye112-41-23015
J. Gathers81-20-00002
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O. Outerbridge, F293-92-49048
N. Malesevic, F231-60-01022
D. McKoy, F80-10-01000
B. Baron, G423-84-524412
M. Powell, G372-94-43338
J. Holton356-102-3111516
A. Malone245-120-030112
L. Shengelia162-21-21245
T. Buchanan111-21-21023
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