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Fordham 66, Manhattan 57

NEW YORK (AP) -- Brenton Butler and Chris Bethel both scored 15 points and Fordham beat Manhattan 66-57 on Wednesday night in the 100th meeting of the schools located in the Bronx.

Sebastian Greene added 11 points and seven rebounds for the visiting Rams (3-3).

Devon Austin scored 13 points and Rashad Green had 10 for the Jaspers (3-3).

The first meeting was in 1911-12. Manhattan holds a 51-49 lead in the series.

Bethel had all of his 15 points, plus five rebounds, in the first half as Fordham took a 36-29 lead.

Darryl Crawford scored to cap a 9-0 Manhattan run that cut the Rams' lead to 39-38 with 13:41 left in the game.

Butler's basket with 8:03 to go increased Fordham's lead to 55-44.

Jamel Ferguson scored with 4:45 left to narrow the lead to 55-53 but the Jaspers came no closer.