St. Bonaventure vs Cornell

St. Bonaventure 72, Cornell 68

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ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) - Chris Johnson scored 19 points to lead three players in double digits as St. Bonaventure held on to beat Cornell 72-68 Wednesday night in nonconference action.

Demitrius Conger and Marquise Simmons chipped in with 14 points and six rebounds apiece.

After Shonn Miller's dunk tied the game at 10 for Cornell, the Bonnies (2-0) scored the next eight points and finished the half on a 25-14 run. St Bonaventure led at halftime 35-24.

The Big Red (1-1) fought back in the second half to make it a one-possession game.

Trailing by two points at 69-67 with 17 seconds left in the game, Devin Cherry hit 1 of 2 free throws for Cornell to cut the lead to one. After two Charlon Kloof free throws extended the lead to 71-68, Josh Figini's missed 3-pointer with nine seconds left sealed the victory for the Bonnies.

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St. Bonaventure Bonnies
D. Conger, F244-95-1163314
Y. Ndoye, C203-62-44028
C. Kloof, G310-46-113246
C. Johnson, G306-107-740219
M. Wright, G302-52-31527
M. Simmons205-64-560214
D. Wright162-60-17004
M. Davenport100-40-02120
J. Gathers100-10-00130
E. Mosley90-20-01140
Totals 22-5326-4238132472
 41.5%61.9% 
Cornell Big Red
S. Miller, F362-52-28236
E. Chemerinski, F181-20-11012
G. Cancer, G264-83-334411
J. Gray, G262-106-952411
M. Asafo-Adjei, G101-20-03032
J. Figini231-40-03043
E. Peck236-83-371517
D. Cherry194-85-820414
N. Cressler140-42-22022
H. Harmon20-10-00000
D. Scelfo20-00-01000
D. Tarwater10-00-00000
Totals 21-5221-283793068
 40.4%75% 
Atlantic 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
VCU12-222-525
Dayton12-221-527
Rhode Island9-517-952
Richmond9-515-1199
George Mason8-618-9116
St. Bona.8-616-1094
La Salle8-614-1198
Davidson7-714-11107
Geo. Wash.6-814-13132
Fordham6-812-15193
Saint Louis4-109-18249
UMass3-1113-14182
Saint Josephs3-1110-16164
Duquesne3-1110-17230

Ivy League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Princeton10-017-654
Harvard8-216-7140
Yale6-414-9139
Penn4-611-12180
Columbia4-610-13255
Cornell3-77-18273
Dartmouth3-76-17315
Brown2-811-15287
 
Other games
WISC 56 Final
FLA 74
UAB 60 Final
CREI 77