VESTAL, N.Y. -- Jordan Reed scored 17 points and grabbed a school-record 18 rebounds as Binghamton defeated Saint Peter's 62-54 Sunday, earning its first victory considerably earlier than a year ago.
The Bobcats (1-4) lost their first 26 games last season and didn't get a victory until Feb. 21 against Vermont.
A free throw by Reed put Binghamton ahead to stay, 47-46, with 5:22 left, then he hit a jumper for a three-point lead. Alex Ogundadegbe added a free throw and layup to make it 52-46 with 4:03 left in the game, which had 14 ties and 14 lead changes.
The Peacocks (3-1) got within 57-53 on Blaise Ffrench's three-point play with 56 seconds left, but the Bearcats held them off with free throws.
Reed, a 6-foot-4 freshman guard, also had five dunks. Roland Brown added 15 points for the Bearcats.
Ffrench scored 19 points for Saint Peter's and Yvon Raymond had 12 points.
Former Kentucky guard Ed Davender, the only Wildcat with at least 1,500 points and 400 assists, has died. He was 49.