Scores

Final

Niagara 60

(16-11, 12-4 MAAC)

Manhattan 56

(10-16, 8-8 MAAC)

2:00 PM ET, February 17, 2013

Draddy Gymnasium, Riverdale, New York

1 2 T
NIAG 22 3860
MAN 21 3556

Top Performers

Niagara: J. Green 18 Pts, 3 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl

Manhattan: R. Brown 12 Pts, 8 Reb, 2 Stl, 4 Blk

Niagara 60, Manhattan 56

Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Juan'ya Green scored 18 points, 11 in the final 6:19, as Niagara defeated Manhattan 60-56 Sunday, ending the Jaspers' four-game winning streak.

A layup by Tahjere McCall with 7 minutes remaining broke a 43-43 tie, and Green followed with a pair of layups to give the Purple Eagles (16-11, 12-4 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) a six-point lead.

Green's 3-pointer with 45 seconds to play gave Niagara a 56-49 advantage.

Marvin Jordan scored 16 points, including 4 of 8 3-pointers, for the conference-leading Purple Eagles.

Donovan Kates scored 14 points for Manhattan (10-16, 8-8), his fifth straight game in double figures, and Rhamel Brown had 12 points, eight rebounds and four blocked shots.

In the first meeting between the teams this season, won 64-60 by Niagara, the Purple Eagles were awarded 49 free throws and made 38. This time they got to the line just nine times and made eight.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
NIAG
MAN
Points 60 56
FG Made-Attempted 23-56 (.411) 19-44 (.432)
3P Made-Attempted 6-18 (.333) 5-19 (.263)
FT Made-Attempted 8-9 (.889) 13-17 (.765)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
Largest Lead 7 2

2012-13 Season

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