Healy hits go-ahead 3, Albany holds off Niagara 79-74
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) Cameron Healy scored 20 points, making six 3-pointers including a go-ahead trey, and Albany finished on a 7-1 run over the final minute to hold off Niagara 79-74 on Monday.
Ahmad Clark added 17 points with a career-high 10 assists, Adam Lulka scored 13 and Devonte Campbell 12 for Albany (5-10).
Niagara had trailed by as many as 18 until freshmen Raheem Solomon and Marcus Hammond scored five straight points with 5:06 remaining, grabbing Niagara's first lead, 69-66. Hammond led the Purple Aces with 16 points, Solomon adding 15.
Albany called time, but Solomon pushed the Niagara lead to 71-66 before the Great Danes rallied. Lulka and Campbell scored on layups, cutting the gap to 73-72 with 2:24 remaining. That set up Healy's go-ahead 3-pointer - on Clark's tenth assist - with 1:04 remaining.
James Towns had 14 points and Marvin Prochet scored 13 for Niagara (7-6).
Copyright 2018 by AP. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of AP is strictly prohibited.
CBS Sports HQ Daily Newsletter
Get the best highlights and stories - yeah, just the good stuff handpicked by our team to start your day.
Thanks for signing up!
Keep an eye on your inbox for the latest sports news.
There was an error processing your subscription.
David Jenkins sunk a game-winner at the buzzer from midcourt to seal the win for the Jackr...
Plus, Michigan has rebounded in a big way to put itself in position for the Big Ten title
SportsLine's advanced computer model simulated Kentucky vs. Tennessee 10,000 times.
Beard was displeased and apparently made the player apologize to Baylor's coach after the...
SportsLine's advanced computer model simulated Duke vs. NC State 10,000 times.
Curry was sitting courtside at Friday night's game and celebrated his alma mater's win in epic...