Maryland-Baltimore County vs Niagara

Niagara 92, UMBC 75

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LEWISTON, N.Y. (AP) - Marvin Jordan scored 23 points and Juan'ya Green added 21 as Niagara defeated Maryland-Baltimore County 92-75 on Wednesday night to snap a four-game losing streak at home.

It was the highest point total of the season for Niagara since a 103-92 win over Central Connecticut State in the season opener.

With the game tied 38-38, Niagara closed the first half on a 14-4 run. A 15-5 run midway through the second half, capped by a Jordan 3-pointer, gave Niagara its biggest lead of the game at 81-55 with 8:47 to play.

Jordan made six 3-pointers as the Purple Eagles were 13 of 27 from long range. Scooter Gillette added 11 points for the Purple Eagles (5-8).

Niagara forced 16 turnovers and had 12 steals while turning the ball over only seven times.

Ryan Cook scored a season-high 26 points to lead UMBC (1-11), which has lost four in a row.

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Scoreboard
Maryland-Baltimore County (1-11)423375
Niagara (5-8) «524092

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Maryland-Baltimore County Retrievers
C. Plummer, F190-22-33042
C. Thomas, F184-62-241510
J. Wasco, C121-21-22133
B. Neller, G336-130-021216
Q. Jones, G312-72-23518
R. Cook309-146-631426
J. Wertz190-21-23201
A. Satchell170-13-47113
N. Basalyga80-00-01020
W. Wise81-10-01002
J. Wejnert51-22-20014
Totals 24-5019-2333122375
 48%82.6% 
Niagara Purple Eagles
S. Gillette, F194-53-460311
M. Jordan, G348-141-254223
J. Green, G307-114-535121
A. Mason, G261-122-24534
A. Tanksley, G202-42-23137
M. Lemmons212-65-51109
J. Turner212-62-32138
J. Thomas122-40-03114
A. Langford110-10-01100
E. Williams40-00-21110
S. Jones11-12-20005
P. Kowalski10-00-00010
Totals 29-6421-2730201892
 45.3%77.8% 
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Vermont16-029-646
Stony Brook12-418-14177
New Hamp.10-620-12127
Albany10-621-14129
UMBC9-721-13165
UMass Lowell5-1111-20309
Hartford4-129-23327
Binghamton3-1312-20312
Maine3-137-25323

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St. Peters14-623-13130
Iona12-822-1388
Siena12-817-17126
Fairfield11-916-15180
Rider10-1018-15197
Canisius10-1018-16167
Quinnipiac7-1310-21272
Niagara6-1410-23275
Manhattan5-1510-22263
Marist5-158-24276
 
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