Scores

Final

Siena 72

(16-10, 11-5 MAAC)

Manhattan 73

(11-15, 5-11 MAAC)

    7:00 PM ET, February 18, 2008

    Draddy Gymnasium, Riverdale, New York

    1 2 T
    SIE 27 4572
    MAN 28 4573

    Top Performers

    Siena: E. Ubiles 24 Pts, 6 Reb, 1 Ast

    Manhattan: D. Austin 12 Pts, 7 Reb, 4 Ast, 2 Stl, 2 Blk

    Manhattan 73, Siena 72

    Associated Press

    NEW YORK (AP) -- Antoine Pearson scored 20 points, hitting six 3-pointers, and Manhattan held off Siena 73-72 Monday night.

    Chris Smith added 13 points and 12 rebounds, and Devon Austin had 12 points for the Jaspers (11-15, 5-11), who have won three straight.

    Edwin Ubiles scored 24 points and Alex Franklin had 17 points and 13 rebounds for the Saints (16-10, 11-5).

    Kenny Hasbrouck had a chance to give Siena the victory, but his running one-hander from 12 feet bounced off the rim at the buzzer.

    Darryl Crawford had six of his eight points in the first half to help Manhattan to a 28-27 lead at the break.

    Tay Fisher?s 3-point basket with 12:37 left in the game gave the Saints a 47-44 lead.

    Pearson's 3-pointer with 4:03 remaining put the Jaspers ahead to stay at 66-64.

    Moore scored with 44 seconds left to cut the edge to 73-72. Siena got the ball back on a rebound with 2.2 seconds to go and called timeout, preceding Hasbrouck's final try.

    Moore and Fisher scored 12 points apiece for the Saints.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SIE
    MAN
    Points 72 73
    FG Made-Attempted 28-58 (.483) 29-60 (.483)
    3P Made-Attempted 9-17 (.529) 11-21 (.524)
    FT Made-Attempted 7-19 (.368) 4-10 (.400)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 12 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 3 6

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