Monmouth vs Binghamton

Monmouth (NJ) 77, Binghamton 65

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VESTAL, N.Y. (AP) - Ed Waite scored 23 points and grabbed a team-high nine rebounds and Monmouth defeated Binghamton 77-65 Monday night.

Waite was 9-of-10 shooting and converted all five free-throw attempts. The 6-foot-3 forward has 554 career rebounds and ranks fifth all-time at Monmouth (5-3).

Andrew Nicholas, who entered the game as Monmouth's leading scorer with 15.3 points per game, added 19 points and eight rebounds for the Hawks, who have won four straight games after opening the season 1-3.

Monmouth led 38-28 at intermission behind 17 first-half points from Waite and shot 55.6 percent (15 of 27) in the second half to pull away.

The Hawks led 73-56 after two free throws from Nicholas.

Nicholas also had five steals for Monmouth, which forced 21 turnovers and has induced 20-plus turnovers in seven of its first eight games.

Freshman Jordan Reed led the Bearcats (2-7) with 26 points.

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Monmouth Hawks
E. Waite, F269-105-592023
M. Ware, F263-52-21338
A. Nicholas, G317-144-583319
J. Steele, G302-80-03535
D. Nesmith, G192-60-00124
S. Spinella191-30-03013
K. Brown110-21-22211
J. Palm101-30-00022
M. DiLeo90-10-02020
C. White72-30-01015
G. Cox63-30-00027
T. O'Garro60-00-00000
Totals 30-5812-1432162077
 51.7%85.7% 
Binghamton Bearcats
T. Johnston, F272-50-02105
R. Brown, C193-62-36028
J. Gray, G374-120-115110
J. Reed, G3310-176-8102426
R. Moquete, G292-80-02315
A. Ogundadegbe171-32-25124
J. Ralling142-40-03014
K. Brown121-50-02033
J. Williams60-00-00000
M. Horn30-00-00000
B. Freeman20-00-00000
C. Rice10-00-00000
Totals 25-6010-1436121465
 41.7%71.4% 
MAAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Monmouth5-213-571
Canisius5-212-682
St. Peters4-28-8187
Rider4-311-7191
Siena4-37-11181
Quinnipiac4-47-11255
Fairfield3-38-7170
Iona3-410-8101
Manhattan2-57-11249
Marist2-55-13258
Niagara2-55-13310

America East
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Vermont4-014-575
Stony Brook3-08-8192
UMBC3-112-5166
UMass Lowell3-18-10278
New Hamp.2-111-6166
Maine1-35-14285
Albany0-39-9176
Hartford0-35-13313
Binghamton0-49-10296
 
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