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 (5-3) «383977
Binghamton (2-7)283765

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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
Monmouth18-227-749
St. Peters14-623-13130
Iona12-822-1388
Siena12-817-17126
Fairfield11-916-15180
Rider10-1018-15197
Canisius10-1018-16167
Quinnipiac7-1310-21272
Niagara6-1410-23275
Manhattan5-1510-22263
Marist5-158-24276

America East
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Vermont16-029-646
Stony Brook12-418-14177
New Hamp.10-620-12127
Albany10-621-14129
UMBC9-721-13165
UMass Lowell5-1111-20309
Hartford4-129-23327
Binghamton3-1312-20312
Maine3-137-25323
 
Other games
EMU 48 Final
SYR 84
TEXSO 62 Final
SDSU 74