Niagara vs Manhattan

Niagara 60, Manhattan 56

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NEW YORK (AP) - Juan'ya Green scored 18 points, 11 in the final 6:19, as Niagara defeated Manhattan 60-56 Sunday, ending the Jaspers' four-game winning streak.

A layup by Tahjere McCall with 7 minutes remaining broke a 43-43 tie, and Green followed with a pair of layups to give the Purple Eagles (16-11, 12-4 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) a six-point lead.

Green's 3-pointer with 45 seconds to play gave Niagara a 56-49 advantage.

Marvin Jordan scored 16 points, including 4 of 8 3-pointers, for the conference-leading Purple Eagles.

Donovan Kates scored 14 points for Manhattan (10-16, 8-8), his fifth straight game in double figures, and Rhamel Brown had 12 points, eight rebounds and four blocked shots.

In the first meeting between the teams this season, won 64-60 by Niagara, the Purple Eagles were awarded 49 free throws and made 38. This time they got to the line just nine times and made eight.

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Niagara Purple Eagles
A. Tanksley, F342-120-03344
D. White, C152-42-27056
J. Green, G406-115-534118
M. Jordan, G406-120-010216
T. McCall, G322-60-13414
T. Cline194-60-04049
M. Lemmons120-40-01010
J. Thomas81-11-10013
Totals 23-568-929111960
 41.1%88.9% 
Manhattan Jaspers
R. Colonette, F182-40-03004
R. Brown, C316-100-180312
D. Kates, G364-82-230214
M. Alvarado, G222-57-711311
M. Koita, G150-20-01210
S. Richards291-40-04113
E. Andujar253-74-692410
R. Stores161-30-10422
C. Jones50-10-01110
R. McCoy30-00-01100
Totals 19-4413-1734121756
 43.2%76.5% 
MAAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Iona17-326-951
Rider15-521-12141
Manhattan13-719-14168
Monmouth13-718-15176
Canisius11-918-15181
Quinnipiac9-1115-15226
St. Peters8-1216-18233
Siena7-1311-20268
Niagara7-138-22285
Fairfield5-157-24299
Marist5-157-25317
 
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MICH 79
OHST 49 Final
WISC 71
LOU 59 Final
USF 41
ARIZ 68 Final
UTAH 64
UM 45 Final
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