St. Bonaventure vs Buffalo

St. Bonaventure 66, Buffalo 60


BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - Andrew Nicholson scored 23 points and Demitrius Conger added 11 as St. Bonaventure rallied to beat Buffalo 66-60 on Saturday night.

St. Bonaventure (3-3) trailed 46-41with 12:54 remaining in the second half before a Nicholson layup and Conger 3-pointer sparked a 17-2 run that gave St. Bonaventure a 58-48 lead with 5:47 left to play. Nicholson capped the run with two free throws.

Buffalo (4-2) cut the lead to four, 62-58, with 39 seconds left to play but Nicholson made two more free throws to put the game out of reach.

The Bonnies shot 48 percent (24 of 50) from the field compared to 36 percent (21 of 58) for Buffalo and forced the Bulls to turn the ball over 16 times.

Zach Filzen led Buffalo with 26 points. Javon McCrea added 15 points and Mitchell Watt chipped in with 10. Filzen tied a career-high with six 3-pointers.

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St. Bonaventure Bonnies
D. Conger, F324-82-251211
A. Nicholson, F288-97-880223
D. Cook, F272-70-05054
M. Wright, G324-110-046010
C. Kloof, G241-22-44424
Y. Ndoye191-50-14032
M. Davenport171-31-20203
E. Mosley153-52-20419
J. Houseknecht60-00-01020
C. Johnson00-00-00010
Totals 24-5014-1933171866
Buffalo Bulls
M. Watt, F344-122-272210
J. McCrea, F296-113-573215
Z. Filzen, G3610-160-051126
D. Barnett, G310-30-08130
J. Oldham, G231-60-21513
T. Watson II200-52-22122
T. Robinson170-24-42124
A. Nuiriankh100-30-00020
Totals 21-5811-1536141560
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
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Geo. Wash.10-820-15102
George Mason9-920-14103
La Salle9-915-15137
Saint Louis6-1212-21238
Saint Josephs4-1411-20201

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Bowling Green7-1013-19225
Miami (Ohio)4-1311-21301
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Ball St.10-721-13169
W. Michigan10-716-16174
E. Michigan7-1016-17175
N. Illinois7-1015-17239
C. Michigan6-1116-16216
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