Bethune-Cookman vs St. Bonaventure

St. Bonaventure 65, Bethune-Cookman 55

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ST. BONAVENTURE, N.Y. (AP) - Demitrius Conger netted 12 points and pulled down seven rebounds as St. Bonaventure toppled Bethune-Cookman 65-55 in a nonconference affair in each team's season opener Friday night.

After letting the Wildcats cut a 29-25 halftime lead to 33-32, Conger and Matthew Wright hit back-to-back 3-pointers and Wright and Eric Mosley made layups to stretch St. Bonaventure's lead to 43-32.

After that, Bethune-Cookman only threatened briefly, cutting the Bonnies' lead to 55-49 with 2:25 to play. But a 3-pointer and a free throw by Mosley and then a dunk by Conger stifled Bethune-Cookman's charge.

St. Bonaventure scored 21 points off turnovers to Bethune-Cookman's 5.

Prior to the game, St. Bonaventure raised banners honoring the team's first Atlantic 10 championship and its NCAA Tournament Second Round appearance from a year ago.

The Bonnies are now 33-0 in season openers hosted at the Reilly Center.

Bethune-Cookman was 11-for-11 from the free throw line.

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Bethune-Cookman Wildcats
A. Coleman, F385-122-271212
A. Smith, F241-20-07122
M. Mack, F191-50-02042
K. Dukes, G293-129-923316
M. Trapp, G190-30-03010
M. Jackson, G244-70-053210
P. Scotland, G193-80-01019
M. Respress, C170-00-00020
R. Johnson, G112-20-02114
Total 19-5111-113091855
 37.3%100.0% 
St. Bonaventure Bonnies
D. Conger, F365-81-474112
C. Johnson, G-F273-62-45109
Y. Ndoye, C272-63-67017
M. Wright, G335-82-252013
C. Kloof, G190-22-21342
E. Mosley, G214-83-311314
M. Davenport, G130-22-21412
M. Simmons, F131-22-21024
J. Gathers, G71-40-01022
D. Wright, G-F40-10-00000
Total 21-4717-2533151465
 44.7%68.0% 
MEAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
N.C. Central16-128-6
Hampton13-418-13
Norfolk St.11-519-15
Morgan St.11-515-16
Savannah St.10-612-19
Florida A&M8-814-18
Coppin St.7-912-20
Delaware St.5-119-21
S.C. State5-119-21
N.C. A&T5-119-23
Howard5-118-25
Beth.-Cook.5-117-25
Md.-E. Shore4-126-24

Atlantic 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Saint Louis13-327-7
VCU12-426-9
Geo. Wash.11-524-9
Saint Joes11-524-10
UMass10-624-9
Dayton10-626-11
Richmond8-819-14
La Salle7-915-16
St. Bona.6-1018-15
Rhode Island5-1114-18
Duquesne5-1113-17
George Mason4-1211-20
Fordham2-1410-21
 
Other games
LEHIGH 77 Final
BAYLOR 99
MIST 62 Final
UCONN 66
SALAB 76 Final
FSU 71
MIAOH 59 Final
NCST 97
GAST 55 Final
DUKE 74
OHIOST 0 Canc.
MARQET 0
GWEBB 59 Final
UNC 76
BRYANT 54 Final
IND 97
SEMO 55 Final
KANSAS 74
NTEXAS 51 Final
CREIGH 71
SLIP 62 Final
MICH 100
MD 69 Final
UK 72
SUTAH 65 Final
GONZAG 103
GTOWN 23 Canc.
FLA 27
INDST 59 Final
UCLA 86