NEW YORK (AP) -- Chris Bethel scored 15 points, including the
go-ahead free throws with 2:12 to play, and Fordham beat Sacred
Heart 70-68 on Friday night.
Brenton Butler and Bryant Dunston each followed with 14 points
for the Rams (1-0), who held a 34-29 lead at halftime.Jarrid Frye and Ryon Howard scored 14 points apiece for the
Pioneers (0-1).Frye's two free throws with 2:29 to play tied it at 64. Bethel
answered with two free throws to put Fordham back on top, Dunston
made two free throws and Kevin Anderson had one to build the lead
to 69-64 with 1:06 left.Chauncey Hardy had a layup with 9.1 to play to get Sacred Heart
within 69-68 before Dunston made the first free throw with 8.6
seconds to go. Marcus Stout missed the front end with 0.8 seconds
left and Tavio Hobson got the rebound but then turned it over to
end the game.