Hofstra vs Manhattan

Manhattan 67, Hofstra 56

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RTIVERDALE, N.Y. (AP) - George Beamon scored 29 points on 10-of-15 shooting from the field to lead Manhattan to a 67-56 victory against Hofstra on Wednesday.

Beamon missed the first two games for the Jaspers (1-2) with an ankle injury.

Rhamel Brown had 15 points and Michael Alvarado 12 for Manhattan.

Taran Buie scored 22 points for Hofstra (3-3), making 10 of 13 from the free-throw line, and Jimmy Hall had 12. The rest of the Pride shot 5 of 16 from the line.

Manhattan led 15-2 only 3:35 into the game, but the Pride clawed their way back to close to 29-28 at the half.

Beamon's three-point play gave Manhattan a 44-34 advantage 6:17 in the second half, Hofstra closed to 47-43 with 8:46 left, but a pair of 3-pointers by Alvarado pushed the cushion back to 10 points, and the Jaspers held on for the victory.

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Hofstra Pride
J. Hall, F295-102-4102312
D. Imes, F213-80-09046
M. Kone, C280-20-01030
S. Mejia, G301-22-63444
S. Stokes, G272-100-22114
T. Buie295-1310-1360222
K. Washington220-10-02210
J. Allen91-11-40033
D. Anglin42-20-00015
M. Grogan10-00-00100
Totals 19-4915-2934102256
 38.8%51.7% 
Manhattan Jaspers
R. Brown, F237-71-381315
E. Andujar, F121-21-23353
G. Beamon, G3310-157-1070129
M. Alvarado, G304-101-323312
R. Stores, G291-70-02523
R. McCoy241-70-06243
R. Colonette161-10-05012
D. Kates150-10-05200
C. Jones100-40-00140
M. Koita30-00-00010
S. Richards30-10-00000
M. Jackson, Jr.10-00-00000
A. Lacey10-00-00000
Totals 25-5510-1840172467
 45.5%55.6% 
Colonial Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Delaware14-225-10
Towson13-325-11
Will. & Mary10-620-12
Drexel8-816-14
Northeastern7-911-21
Charleston6-1014-18
J. Madison6-1011-20
Hofstra5-1110-23
UNC-Wilm.3-139-23

MAAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Iona17-322-11
Manhattan15-525-8
Quinnipiac14-620-12
Canisius14-621-13
Siena11-920-18
Rider9-1114-17
St. Peters9-1114-17
Marist9-1112-19
Monmouth5-1511-21
Fairfield4-167-25
Niagara3-177-26
 
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