Scores

Final

Manhattan 65

(11-16, 8-8 MAAC)

Buffalo 64

(11-16, 6-6 MAC)

2:00 PM ET, February 23, 2013

Alumni Arena, Buffalo, New York

1 2 T
MAN 33 3265
BUFF 36 2864

Top Performers

Manhattan: S. Richards 14 Pts, 2 Reb, 1 Stl

Buffalo: J. McCrea 15 Pts, 11 Reb, 3 Stl, 6 Blk

Manhattan 65, Buffalo 64

Associated Press

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Shane Richards scored 14 points and RaShawn Stores had 13 to lead Manhattan to a 65-64 victory over Buffalo on Saturday afternoon.

Manhattan, of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference, took a 65-59 lead on Rhamel Brown's two free-throws with 3:55 left, and Buffalo scored only on Javon McCrea's jumper at 3:23 and Tony Watson II's 3-pointer with 42 seconds remaining.

Buffalo shot 21 of 38 from the field and 10 of 15 on 3-pointers to Manhattan's 21 of 50 and 5 of 11, but Manhattan made 18 of 23 free throws to Buffalo's 12 of 19 and scored 29 points off Buffalo's 24 turnovers.

Michael Alvarado contributed 11 points for Manhattan (11-16), 5-1 in its past six games.

Watson scored 24 points, McCrea had 15 with 11 rebounds and Jarryn Skeete added 11 points and 10 rebounds for Buffalo (11-16), of the Mid-American Conference, whose three-game winning streak ended.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
MAN
BUFF
Points 65 64
FG Made-Attempted 21-50 (.420) 21-38 (.553)
3P Made-Attempted 5-11 (.455) 10-15 (.667)
FT Made-Attempted 18-23 (.783) 12-19 (.632)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
Largest Lead 9 10

2012-13 Season

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