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
Richmond5-011-6121
VCU4-114-424
Dayton4-113-431
La Salle4-110-564
St. Bona.4-212-6101
Rhode Island3-211-649
George Mason2-312-6113
Davidson2-39-7124
Duquesne2-39-9199
Saint Josephs2-38-877
UMass1-411-791
Geo. Wash.1-49-9137
Fordham1-47-11250
Saint Louis1-55-13243

Ivy League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Princeton3-010-6109
Harvard1-09-5144
Columbia1-07-7260
Yale1-19-698
Brown1-110-8277
Cornell0-14-12274
Dartmouth0-13-11307
Penn0-36-8154
 
Other games
WISC 56 Final
FLA 74
UAB 60 Final
CREI 77