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Manhattan 90, Marist 79

NEW YORK (AP) -- Senior guard Jason Wingate scored 24 of his 33
points in the second half to lead Manhattan to a 90-79 victory over
Marist on Friday night.

Jeff Xavier and Arturo Dubois each scored 13 points for
Manhattan. Kenny Minor added 12, and Wingate shot 15-for-16 from
the line.

Will Whittington scored 18 points and Jared Jordan added 17 for
Marist (2-3, 0-1).

Manhattan (1-4 1-0 Metro-Atlantic Athletic Conference) trailed
47-45 before Wingate made a 3-pointer following a steal by Xavier
that capped a 10-0 run and gave the Jaspers the lead for good.

C.J. Anderson, who finished with 16 points, made the last four
points of the run on a dunk and a jumper, giving Manhattan a 66-47
lead with 10:44 left.

Manhattan extended its lead to 15 points at 67-52 when Minor hit
a 3-pointer from the left side with 6:50 remaining.