Buffalo vs Ohio

Ohio 86, Buffalo 68

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ATHENS, Ohio (AP) - D.J. Cooper scored 21 points and Reggie Keely added 19 to help Ohio beat Buffalo 86-68 Wednesday night in the Mid-American Conference opener for both teams.

Cooper made 7 of 9 shots from the field, including a season-high five 3-pointers, and dished out seven assists for Ohio, which is averaging 25 assists over its last five games.

Keely, who hit 6 of 10 shot attempts, converted a season-high seven free throws. His shot from the stripe with 1:52 left in the first half gave Ohio (10-5, 1-0) a 48-31 advantage and Cooper hit a 3-pointer and two free throws to give the Bobcats a 53-31 lead at the break.

Ohio extended its lead to 64-36 on another trey from Cooper.

The Bobcats shot 50.8 percent (32 of 63) from the field and hit 9 of 18 3-point attempts.

Javon McCrea and Jarryn Skeete scored 13 apiece for Buffalo (5-10, 0-1).

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Buffalo Bulls
J. McCrea, F286-151-262413
W. Regan, F274-82-462211
A. Nuiriankh, G280-00-02310
J. Skeete, G263-86-741013
R. Sebuharara, G232-50-01215
T. Watson242-80-02106
X. Ford161-66-129028
R. Thomas-Edwards130-13-42113
C. Downing93-32-22138
C. Raley-Ross60-11-21101
Totals 21-5521-3339141468
 38.2%63.6% 
Ohio Bobcats
R. Keely, F236-107-1052119
I. Baltic, F174-60-03028
N. Kellogg, G322-50-02516
W. Offutt, G293-60-04226
D. Cooper, G237-92-237221
J. Smith212-83-47137
S. Taylor172-40-03315
R. Johnson161-11-23233
T. Hall152-80-00425
K. Green43-50-00056
D. McKinley20-00-00000
N. Goff10-10-00000
Totals 32-6313-1835262286
 50.8%72.2% 
Mid-American
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Buffalo12-623-1028
Kent St.12-623-1294
Bowling Green12-721-12109
Akron10-921-14115
Miami (Ohio)8-1113-19230
Ohio5-1410-20231
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
C. Michigan12-623-970
Toledo11-720-1379
W. Michigan11-819-14120
E. Michigan9-1021-14140
N. Illinois8-1114-16186
Ball St.2-177-23284
 
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