Northeastern 69, Binghamton 59

VESTAL, N.Y. (AP) -- Jose Juan Barea scored a game-high 17 points
and Marcus Barnes chipped in 15 to lift Northeastern to a 69-59
victory over Binghamton on Sunday.

Binghamton (5-14), which trailed 38-30 at halftime, used a 19-2
run to pull ahead by seven, 51-44, with 11:44 remaining. But
Northeastern (12-7) responded with a decisive 12-0 run, bookended
by Barnes three-pointers, to regain the lead at 56-51.

Barea hit the game's biggest shot, an acrobatic layup with 2:21
to play. He got fouled on the play and hit the ensuing free throw
to give the Huskies a 65-59 lead.

Northeastern (12-7) closed out the game with a 28-5 run. The
Huskies sank four three throws and recorded three of their 11
blocks in the final two minutes to seal their sixth win in the last
seven games.

Shawn James and Aaron Davis finished with 14 points apiece for

The Bearcats managed just two field goals in the final six
minutes and shot just 8-for-28 (29%) in the second half. Binghamton
also committed 19 turnovers.

Schafer Jackson led Binghamton with 15 points. Andre Heard
finished with 12 points and Sebastian Hermenier had 11 points and
grabbed 14 rebounds.