Scores

Final

Hofstra 56

(3-3, 0-3 away)

Manhattan 67

(1-2, 1-0 home)

    7:00 PM ET, November 21, 2012

    Draddy Gymnasium, Riverdale, New York

    1 2 T
    HOF 28 2856
    MAN 29 3867

    Top Performers

    Hofstra: T. Buie 22 Pts, 6 Reb

    Manhattan: G. Beamon 29 Pts, 7 Reb, 2 Stl

    Manhattan 67, Hofstra 56

    Associated Press

    RTIVERDALE, N.Y. -- George Beamon scored 29 points on 10-of-15 shooting from the field to lead Manhattan to a 67-56 victory against Hofstra on Wednesday.

    Beamon missed the first two games for the Jaspers (1-2) with an ankle injury.

    Rhamel Brown had 15 points and Michael Alvarado 12 for Manhattan.

    Taran Buie scored 22 points for Hofstra (3-3), making 10 of 13 from the free-throw line, and Jimmy Hall had 12. The rest of the Pride shot 5 of 16 from the line.

    Manhattan led 15-2 only 3:35 into the game, but the Pride clawed their way back to close to 29-28 at the half.

    Beamon's three-point play gave Manhattan a 44-34 advantage 6:17 in the second half, Hofstra closed to 47-43 with 8:46 left, but a pair of 3-pointers by Alvarado pushed the cushion back to 10 points, and the Jaspers held on for the victory.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    HOF
    MAN
    Points 56 67
    FG Made-Attempted 19-49 (.388) 25-55 (.455)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-12 (.250) 7-28 (.250)
    FT Made-Attempted 15-29 (.517) 10-18 (.556)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 24 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 15

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