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Binghamton 75, Hartford 68

1/31/2004

VESTAL, N.Y. (AP) -- Brandon Carter scored a career high 27
points, 24 in the second half, to lead Binghamton past visiting
Hartford 75-68 Saturday.

Binghamton (10-11, 6-4 America East) shot 56 percent from the
field in the second half. Carter hit six of seven shots, including
a key three-pointer with 1:49 left that gave the Bearcats a 64-58
lead.

Carter sank eight free throws in the final 38 seconds to seal
the win.

Hartford (9-9, 4-5) led by as many as seven in the first half
before Binghamton rallied to tie it 33-33 at halftime.

Binghamton took the lead for good with 9:33 to play on a layup
by Carter.

Alex Adediran had 11 points, eight rebounds and five assists for
Binghamton. Nick Billings added eight points, 13 rebounds and 10
blocks.

Ryan Stys led Hartford with 16 points and six assists. Charles
Ford added 13 points while Aaron Cook and Rich Baker each scored
10.