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
Monmouth17-328-852
Iona16-422-1177
Siena13-721-13104
Fairfield12-819-14142
St. Peters12-814-16208
Manhattan9-1113-18228
Canisius8-1214-19221
Rider8-1213-20242
Quinnipiac6-149-21297
Niagara5-157-25316
Marist4-167-23318

America East
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Stony Brook14-226-760
Albany13-324-9107
Vermont11-523-14126
New Hamp.11-520-13177
UMass Lowell7-911-18261
Binghamton5-118-22299
Hartford4-1210-23292
Maine4-128-22314
UMBC3-137-24339
 
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