POUGHKEEPESIE, N.Y. (AP) -- Will Wittington scored 19 points to
lead Marist to a 71-62 win over Manhattan in the Metro Atlantic
Athletic Conference on Sunday.
Ryan Stilphen had 12 points and 10 rebounds, Will McClurkin had
11 points and 11 rebounds, and Jared Jordan scored 14 points for
Marist (6-7, 3-1 MAAC).Peter Mulligan led Manhattan (6-5, 1-2) with 14 points. Mike
Konovelchick scored 13 and C.J. Anderson added 12 points and nine
rebounds for the Jaspers.Manhattan led 28-26 at halftime, but Marist opened the second
half with a 13-3 run over 4:11 to take a 39-33 lead with 14:48
remaining. The Jaspers came back with a 12-3 run to pull within one
basket, 64-62, on a tip-in by Konovelchick with a minute to go, but
could get no closer.Whittington hit 7-of-8 free throws in the game's last 57 seconds
to solidify the Marist victory.